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Updated: 4 Jul 2014
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Microsoft Corp
One Microsoft Way
Redmond, Washington 98052
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computer software, search engine, geographic information system
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Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT) is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Redmond, Washington, United States that develops, manufactures, licenses, and supports a wide range of products and services predominantly related to computing through its various product divisions. Established ...
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Microsoft Corp typically pays its employees
above market
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 268 Microsoft Corp votes.
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Employer: Microsoft Corp
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[-]Software Development Engineer (SDE) (105)
$89,179 - $135,847  
[-]Software Development Engineer (SDE) (105)
Salary$88,231 - $121,639  
Bonus$4,894 - $16,000  
Profit Disbursement$2,909 - $10,181  
Total Pay$89,179 - $135,847  
[+]Software Engineer (83)
$74,518 - $140,647  
[+]Software Engineer (83)
Salary$68,629 - $125,784  
Bonus$3,061 - $19,750  
Profit Disbursement$2,944 - $19,727  
Total Pay$74,518 - $140,647  
[+]Software Development Engineer, Test (SDET) (67)
$83,728 - $132,387  
[+]Software Development Engineer, Test (SDET) (67)
Salary$86,665 - $119,160  
Bonus$2,909 - $13,395  
Profit Disbursement$-0.50 - $11,745  
Total Pay$83,728 - $132,387  
[+]Program Manager, Computer Software (39)
$95,139 - $139,769  
[+]Program Manager, Computer Software (39)
Salary$86,162 - $126,042  
Bonus$4,894 - $18,000  
Profit Disbursement$1,182 - $18,623  
Total Pay$95,139 - $139,769  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 Jul 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,232

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1-4 years
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10-19 years
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Top Degrees
Bachelor's Degree
730 salaries
$68,406 - $137,325
Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc), Computer Science (CS)
170 salaries
$76,400 - $134,612
Master of Science (MS), Computer Science (CS)
154 salaries
$83,300 - $133,683
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
144 salaries
$81,009 - $155,387
Doctorate (PhD)
84 salaries
$79,329 - $142,362

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