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 28505 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 34363 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Microsoft employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.5
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
4.1
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.1
Microsoft employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Microsoft employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Microsoft Ceo Satya Nadella
98%
98%Satya Nadella
Microsoft employees rated their CEO Approval 15% higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Oracle Ceo Safra A. Catz
83%
83%Safra A. Catz
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
91%
Microsoft employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 20% higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
88%
Microsoft employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 25% higher than Oracle employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
63%

Salaries

Microsoft has 520 more total submitted salaries than Oracle.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer116 Salaries
CA$98,246/yr
Product Advisor20 Salaries
CA$16/hr
Technical Account Manager11 Salaries
CA$112,694/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer25 Salaries
CA$82,338/yr
Technical Support Analyst10 Salaries
CA$52,518/yr
Principal Sales Consultant15 Salaries
CA$129,930/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 1973 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 1732 reviews)
Pros
"Work from home"(in 1555 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 1464 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Review system"(in 543 reviews)
"Large company"(in 372 reviews)
Cons
"No hikes"(in 930 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 636 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Director

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

Pros

Big company, lots of opportunities, great pay

Cons

Lots of ongoing changes at all levels

"Nice"Jul 21, 2021

Current Employee - Technical Support Analyst

I have been working at Oracle full-time

Pros

Benefits, nice salary, great team

Cons

You have to deal with rude clients sometimes

Job Postings

Oracle has 2,579 more recently posted open jobs than Microsoft.