Compare Microsoft vs Oracle BETA

See how working at Microsoft vs. Oracle 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. Oracle. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Microsoft

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Oracle

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 24484 reviews)
Microsoft employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 29176 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.1
Microsoft employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Microsoft employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.9
Microsoft employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Microsoft employees rated their Culture & Values 0.9 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Microsoft Ceo Satya Nadella
98%
98%Satya Nadella
Microsoft employees rated their CEO Approval 20% higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Oracle Ceo Safra A. Catz
78%
78%Safra A. Catz
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Microsoft employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 22% higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
87%
Microsoft employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 30% higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
56%

Salaries

Microsoft has 274 more total submitted salaries than Oracle.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer59 Salaries
CA$94,144/yr
Solution Sales Specialist7 Salaries
CA$129,282/yr
Product Advisor18 Salaries
CA$15/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer20 Salaries
CA$80,643/yr
Principal Sales Consultant20 Salaries
CA$122,264/yr
Technical Support Analyst6 Salaries
CA$50,543/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Microsoft.
  • "Work from home" was the most mentioned Pro at Oracle.
  • "Review system" was the most mentioned Con at Microsoft.
  • "No hikes" was the most mentioned Con at Oracle.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 1957 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 1696 reviews)
Pros
"Work from home"(in 1528 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 1430 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Review system"(in 542 reviews)
"Large company"(in 363 reviews)
Cons
"No hikes"(in 883 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 619 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Explore Intern

I worked at Microsoft

Pros

Ownership in all projects and breadth of work

Cons

Unorganized expectations through the internship

"Good Company"Jan 6, 2021

Current Employee - Technical Analyst

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

Pros

Oracle is the best company to work with

Cons

Getting promotions can take some time. Not sure how it works in other departments but in my department this is how it is

Job Postings

Oracle has 3,648 more recently posted open jobs than Microsoft.