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Updated: 18 Oct 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
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Employer: Microsoft Corp
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[-]Software Development Engineer (SDE) (110)
$97,229 - $136,708  
[-]Software Development Engineer (SDE) (110)
Salary$94,687 - $124,333  
Bonus$5,896 - $15,228  
Profit Disbursement$2,027 - $10,149  
Total Pay$97,229 - $136,708  
[+]Software Engineer (92)
$77,430 - $137,147  
[+]Software Engineer (92)
Salary$74,666 - $123,699  
Bonus$3,125 - $19,627  
Profit Disbursement$-0.50 - $14,681  
Total Pay$77,430 - $137,147  
[+]Software Development Engineer, Test (SDET) (59)
$87,463 - $135,387  
[+]Software Development Engineer, Test (SDET) (59)
Salary$85,445 - $122,852  
Bonus$3,000 - $13,313  
Profit Disbursement$554 - $8,961  
Total Pay$87,463 - $135,387  
[+]Program Manager, Computer Software (46)
$97,273 - $146,407  
[+]Program Manager, Computer Software (46)
Salary$92,110 - $132,583  
Bonus$4,894 - $19,574  
Profit Disbursement$1,516 - $21,266  
Total Pay$97,273 - $146,407  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,336

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Top Degrees
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$69,454 - $139,946
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79 salaries
$87,006 - $133,452
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76 salaries
$82,026 - $139,348
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$80,000 - $173,213
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$88,769 - $147,992

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