Microsoft: Number of Employees 2006-2020 | MSFT

Interactive chart of Microsoft (MSFT) annual worldwide employee count from 2006 to 2020.
  • Microsoft total number of employees in 2019 was 144,000, a 9.92% increase from 2018.
  • Microsoft total number of employees in 2018 was 131,000, a 5.65% increase from 2017.
  • Microsoft total number of employees in 2017 was 124,000, a 8.77% increase from 2016.
  • Microsoft total number of employees in 2016 was 114,000, a 3.39% decline from 2015.
Microsoft Annual Number of Employees
2019 144,000
2018 131,000
2017 124,000
2016 114,000
2015 118,000
2014 128,000
2013 99,000
2012 94,000
2011 90,000
2010 89,000
2009 93,000
2008 91,000
2007 79,000
2006 71,000
2005 61,000
Sector Industry Market Cap Revenue
Computer and Technology Computer Software $1000.000B $125.843B
Microsoft is a technology company. Their products include operating systems for computing devices, servers, phones, and other intelligent devices; server applications for distributed computing environments; cross-device productivity applications; business solution applications; desktop and server management tools; software development tools; video games; and online advertising. They also design and sell hardware including PCs, tablets, gaming and entertainment consoles, phones, other intelligent devices, and related accessories. They offer cloud-based solutions that provide customers with software, services, platforms, and content. They also provide consulting and product and solution support services, and they train and certify computer system integrators and developers.
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PROS Holdings (PRO) United States $1.443B 0.00
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Sapiens (SPNS) Israel $1.208B 30.44
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QAD (QADB) United States $0.618B 0.00
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Canaan (CAN) China $0.531B 0.00
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Icad Inc (ICAD) United States $0.240B 0.00
OptimizeRx (OPRX) United States $0.180B 0.00
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