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 2 areas: 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.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 22626 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 3968 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.1
Career Opportunities
4.4
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
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Senior Management
4.2
Facebook employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Microsoft employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Culture & Values
4.4
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 3% higher than Facebook employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
83%

Salaries

Microsoft has 207 more total submitted salaries than Facebook.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager9 Salaries
A$142,926/yr
Intern7 Salaries
A$55,518/yr
Senior Consultant4 Salaries
A$170,702/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate3 Salaries
A$60,000/yr
EA1 Salaries
A$84,574/yr
Client Partner2 Salaries
A$114,266/yr

What Employees Say

  • Microsoft had 1,622 more reviews than Facebook that mentioned "Smart people" as a Pro.
  • Microsoft had 286 more reviews than Facebook that mentioned "No cons" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 1928 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 1619 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 376 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 306 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Review system"(in 538 reviews)
"No cons"(in 384 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 419 reviews)
"No cons"(in 98 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great company"19 Sep 2020

Current Employee - Sales Specialist

I have been working at Microsoft full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Awesome leadership, good perks, lots to learn

Cons

can be internally focussed at times, promotions difficult.

"He was amazing"26 Aug 2020

Current Employee - Software Engineer

I have been working at Facebook full-time

Pros

worked really well - impressive boss

Cons

none - i can't think of any

Job Postings

Microsoft has 3,643 more recently posted open jobs than Facebook.