**Microsoft employees earn $81,000 annually on average**, or $39 per hour, which is 35% higher than the national salary average of $57,000 per year. According to our data, the highest paying job at Microsoft is a Corporate Account Executive at $200,000 annually while the lowest paying job at Microsoft is a Game Tester at $20,000 annually. Browse Microsoft Salaries by Job Title →

$81K Microsoft Average Salary (5,531 salaries)

$71K Industry Average Salary (36,186 salaries)

Year | Salary |
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2009 | $85000 |

2010 | $87000 |

2011 | $92000 |

2012 | $87000 |

2013 | $86000 |

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