Compare Microsoft vs Facebook BETA

See how working at Microsoft vs. Facebook compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Microsoft vs. Facebook. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Microsoft

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Facebook

Employee Ratings

  • Microsoft scored higher in 3 areas: Work-life balance, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Facebook scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 21972 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 3707 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Career Opportunities
4.3
Facebook employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Microsoft employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
4.7
Facebook employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Microsoft employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Senior Management
4.1
Facebook employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Microsoft employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Culture & Values
4.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Microsoft Ceo Satya Nadella
98%
98%Satya Nadella
Microsoft employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Facebook employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Facebook Ceo Mark Zuckerberg
94%
94%Mark Zuckerberg
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
89%
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
86%
Microsoft employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Facebook employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
81%

Salaries

Microsoft has 198 more total submitted salaries than Facebook.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager9 Salaries
A$142,424/yr
Intern7 Salaries
A$55,323/yr
Senior Consultant4 Salaries
A$170,418/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate3 Salaries
A$60,000/yr
EA1 Salaries
A$84,277/yr
Client Partner2 Salaries
A$113,865/yr

What Employees Say

  • Microsoft had 1,617 more reviews than Facebook that mentioned "Smart people" as a Pro.
  • Microsoft had 250 more reviews than Facebook that mentioned "No cons" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 1911 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 1591 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 364 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 294 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Review system"(in 537 reviews)
"No cons"(in 337 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 397 reviews)
"No cons"(in 87 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Culture"29 Jun 2020

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Microsoft full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great focus on personal and professional development

Cons

Advancement can be confusing process

"Nice"19 May 2020

Former Employee - Product

I worked at Facebook full-time

Pros

it was good fun and i learnt a lot

Cons

none that i can think off

Job Postings

Microsoft has 5,120 more recently posted open jobs than Facebook.