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Top 10 highest paying healthcare companies in Sweden

With a booming economy, we take closer look at Sweden’s highest paying healthcare companies, previously part of a report by Business Insider. The companies included are notably based in Stockholm and/or Norway.

10 | Bristol-Myers Squibb

Flickr Image: Bristol-Myers Squibb

Global pharmaceutical company Bristol-Myers Squibb works to bring innovative drugs to market to support patients with long-term conditions. Employees receive an annual average salary of SEK 896k, reaching #86 place on Business Insider’s original list.

Image source: Flickr

9 | Pfizer Aktiebolag

Pfizer Aktiebolag

Behind the manufacturing and marketing of a number of pharmaceuticals, Pfizer Aktiebolag gained the #61 spot. Whilst its workforce can expect to receive an average annual salary of SEK 914k, its division Pfizer Innovations came in at #58, where workers can receive a slight increase (SEK 936k per annum).

8 | The doctor’s journals in Norrland Aktiebolag

The doctor’s journals in Norrland Aktiebolag

Entering at #59, the doctor’s journals work to support Swedish and Norwegian medical professionals, and are an essential source of information for the sector. Workers can expect to receive an average salary of SEK 922k per annum.

7 | St Jude Medical Sweden Limited Company

St Jude Medical Sweden Limited Company

Established in 1976, pharmaceutical company St Jude Medical in Sweden has become an industry leader in providing disease-management solutions. Grabbing the #55 spot, the company is situated in over 40 countries with 18,000 employees, where staff receive an annual average annual salary of SEK 941k.

6 | Boston Scientific Nordic AB

Boston Scientific Nordic AB

A subsidiary of Boston Scientific Corporation, Boston Scientific Nordic AB gained spot #54 on the list, where workers gain an average annual salary of SEK 946K.

5 | Rent-A-Doctor AB

Rent-A-Doctor AB

Soaring to #35 place, employees at Rent-A-Doctor can expect to receive an annual salary of SEK 1,073mn. Established in the 1990s, the company is one of the leading healthcare companies in the country, with 10 consultants at the helm in the delivery of exceptional patient-centric care. It reached #35 spot on Business Insider’s list.

4 | Agila Doctor AB

Agila Doctor AB

Healthcare recruitment company Agila Doctor AB works to support the healthcare sector in Stockholm, Norway and Oslo, gaining #29 place. Workers receive an annual average salary of SEK 1,101mn.

3 | Shire Sweden AB

Shire Sweden AB

Gaining #20 place, global pharmaceutical company Shire Sweden is situated in over 100 countries, with 24,000 employees at the helm. Established in 2010, the company is focused on providing long-term treatments for rare diseases, as well as encompassing a diverse research portfolio in ophthalmology. Workers receive an expected annual salary of SEK 1,214mn per annum.

2 | Getinge AB

Getinge AB

Providing an annual average salary of SEK 1,254mn, medical technology company Getinge AB operates in over 40 countries and has over 15,000 employees worldwide. The business accumulated SEK 29.8bn in revenue in 2016 alone and obtained #17 place on the list.

1 | Meda Aktiebolag

Meda Aktiebolag

Although acquired by US pharmaceutical business Mylan back in 2016, Meda Aktiebolag has reached top spot, both on this list and on Business Insider’s top 100. With a number of healthcare products under its umbrella, the annual average salary of a worker at Meda Aktiebolag is SEK 2,486mn

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10 | Bristol-Myers Squibb

Flickr Image: Bristol-Myers Squibb

Global pharmaceutical company Bristol-Myers Squibb works to bring innovative drugs to market to support patients with long-term conditions. Employees receive an annual average salary of SEK 896k, reaching #86 place on Business Insider’s original list.

Image source: Flickr

9 | Pfizer Aktiebolag

Pfizer Aktiebolag

Behind the manufacturing and marketing of a number of pharmaceuticals, Pfizer Aktiebolag gained the #61 spot. Whilst its workforce can expect to receive an average annual salary of SEK 914k, its division Pfizer Innovations came in at #58, where workers can receive a slight increase (SEK 936k per annum).

8 | The doctor’s journals in Norrland Aktiebolag

The doctor’s journals in Norrland Aktiebolag

Entering at #59, the doctor’s journals work to support Swedish and Norwegian medical professionals, and are an essential source of information for the sector. Workers can expect to receive an average salary of SEK 922k per annum.

7 | St Jude Medical Sweden Limited Company

St Jude Medical Sweden Limited Company

Established in 1976, pharmaceutical company St Jude Medical in Sweden has become an industry leader in providing disease-management solutions. Grabbing the #55 spot, the company is situated in over 40 countries with 18,000 employees, where staff receive an annual average annual salary of SEK 941k.

6 | Boston Scientific Nordic AB

Boston Scientific Nordic AB

A subsidiary of Boston Scientific Corporation, Boston Scientific Nordic AB gained spot #54 on the list, where workers gain an average annual salary of SEK 946K.

5 | Rent-A-Doctor AB

Rent-A-Doctor AB

Soaring to #35 place, employees at Rent-A-Doctor can expect to receive an annual salary of SEK 1,073mn. Established in the 1990s, the company is one of the leading healthcare companies in the country, with 10 consultants at the helm in the delivery of exceptional patient-centric care. It reached #35 spot on Business Insider’s list.

4 | Agila Doctor AB

Agila Doctor AB

Healthcare recruitment company Agila Doctor AB works to support the healthcare sector in Stockholm, Norway and Oslo, gaining #29 place. Workers receive an annual average salary of SEK 1,101mn.

3 | Shire Sweden AB

Shire Sweden AB

Gaining #20 place, global pharmaceutical company Shire Sweden is situated in over 100 countries, with 24,000 employees at the helm. Established in 2010, the company is focused on providing long-term treatments for rare diseases, as well as encompassing a diverse research portfolio in ophthalmology. Workers receive an expected annual salary of SEK 1,214mn per annum.

2 | Getinge AB

Getinge AB

Providing an annual average salary of SEK 1,254mn, medical technology company Getinge AB operates in over 40 countries and has over 15,000 employees worldwide. The business accumulated SEK 29.8bn in revenue in 2016 alone and obtained #17 place on the list.

1 | Meda Aktiebolag

Meda Aktiebolag

Although acquired by US pharmaceutical business Mylan back in 2016, Meda Aktiebolag has reached top spot, both on this list and on Business Insider’s top 100. With a number of healthcare products under its umbrella, the annual average salary of a worker at Meda Aktiebolag is SEK 2,486mn

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