Compare Walmart vs Microsoft BETA

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

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Microsoft

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)
3.7
(based on 4023 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 28294 reviews)
Microsoft employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
4.2
Microsoft employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Microsoft employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
4.1
Microsoft employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
4.1
Microsoft employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.4
Microsoft employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Walmart Ceo Horacio Barbeito
84%
84%Horacio Barbeito
CEO Approval
Microsoft Ceo Satya Nadella
98%
98%Satya Nadella
Microsoft employees rated their CEO Approval 14% higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
% Recommend to a friend
91%
Microsoft employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 23% higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Positive Business Outlook
87%
Microsoft employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 30% higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Walmart has 6,272 more total submitted salaries than Microsoft.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate337 Salaries
CA$14/hr
Assistant Manager169 Salaries
CA$56,701/yr
Customer Service Representative152 Salaries
CA$14/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Technical Account Manager11 Salaries
CA$112,694/yr
Manager4 Salaries
CA$82,663/yr
SERVICE ADVISOR8 Salaries
CA$20/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Walmart.
  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Microsoft.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Walmart.
  • "Review system" was the most mentioned Con at Microsoft.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 2927 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1512 reviews)
Pros
"Smart people"(in 1973 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 1732 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1676 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1266 reviews)
Cons
"Review system"(in 543 reviews)
"Large company"(in 372 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Account Manager

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

Pros

The best place to work

Cons

nothing much to say about Walmart

"N/A"Jul 21, 2021

Current Employee - Software Engineer

I have been working at Microsoft full-time

Pros

Great place, amazing. Will work for my lifetime.

Cons

Need to work from home.

Job Postings

Walmart has 20,201 more recently posted open jobs than Microsoft.