Compare working at Google vs Microsoft

Compare company reviews, salaries and ratings to find out if Google or Microsoft is right for you. Google is most highly rated for Culture and Microsoft is most highly rated for Compensation and benefits.

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Compare revenue, industry and employee numbers for Google and Microsoft.

Industry
Information Technology
Information Technology
Revenue
more than $1TCr
more than $1TCr
Number of Employees
more than 10,000
more than 10,000
Headquarters
Headquarters: 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043
Redmond, Washington

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Compare management, culture and compensation ratings for Google and Microsoft.

CEO approval

Headshot of Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google
87%
approve of Sundar Pichai's performance
Headshot of Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft
91%
approve of Satya Nadella's performance

Salary satisfaction

66%
think they are paid fairly at Google
72%
think they are paid fairly at Microsoft

Google reviews

on 18 September 2022
Good
Software Engineer
(Current Employee) - Hyderabad, Telangana

on 12 August 2022
Software Engineer
(Current Employee) - Bengaluru, Karnataka

on 6 August 2022
Software Engineer
(Current Employee) - Bengaluru, Karnataka

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Microsoft reviews

on 21 September 2022
Software Developer
(Current Employee) - Hyderabad, Telangana

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on 20 September 2022
Software Engineer (Developer)
(Current Employee) - Hyderabad, Telangana

on 19 September 2022
Software Engineer II
(Current Employee) - Hyderabad, Telangana

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Compare similar salaries

Compare salary information for Google and Microsoft. Salaries are taken from job posts or reported by employees and are not adjusted for level or location.

Developer
₹20,000 per month
₹14,50,000 per year
Test engineer
₹7,15,000 per year
₹20,000 per month
Technical support
₹6,03,000 per year
₹18,212 per month
Software engineer
₹2,00,000 per year
₹90,000 per month
Senior associate
₹1,40,000 per year
₹3,60,000 per year
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120 jobs at Google
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431 jobs at Microsoft
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Favorable experience
Favorable experience
High difficulty
Medium difficulty
Process is about a month
Process is about a month