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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Employee Ratings

  • Microsoft scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 29774 reviews)
Microsoft employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Facebook employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 114 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Microsoft employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Facebook employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Microsoft employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Facebook employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.1
Microsoft employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Facebook employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Microsoft employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Facebook employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Microsoft Ceo Satya Nadella
98%
98%Satya Nadella
Microsoft employees rated their CEO Approval 18% higher than Facebook employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Facebook Ceo Mark Zuckerberg
80%
80%Mark Zuckerberg
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
91%
Microsoft employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 19% higher than Facebook employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
88%
Microsoft employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than Facebook employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
66%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Microsoft salaries averaged ₹ 2,19,258 higher than Facebook.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer781 Salaries
₹ 14,45,000/yr
Intern196 Salaries
₹ 53,748/mo
Program Manager88 Salaries
₹ 23,68,893/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer22 Salaries
₹ 10,41,490/yr
Intern5 Salaries
₹ 12,266/mo
Project Manager4 Salaries
₹ 21,56,112/yr

What Employees Say

  • Microsoft had 1,629 more reviews than Facebook that mentioned "Smart people" as a Pro.
  • "Review system" was the most mentioned Con at Microsoft.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Facebook.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 1973 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 1732 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 399 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 344 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Review system"(in 543 reviews)
"Large company"(in 372 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 487 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 99 reviews)
Featured Review
"Best company"19 Oct 2021

Current Employee - Account Manager

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

Pros

Lot to list down, one of the best companies to work for

Cons

None I can think of

"Good company"6 Oct 2021

Former Employee - Staff Accountant

I worked at Facebook part-time

Pros

Good company to work for

Cons

Nothing bad about company to mention

Job Postings

Microsoft has 7,887 more recently posted open jobs than Facebook.