Average Salary for Bose Corporation Employees

Employees at Bose Corporation make $79K annually on average. Though your role at the company and geography are influential salary factors for those at Bose Corporation, how long you've been working turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to around $87K per year. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is about $76K annually. The largest slice of the Bose Corporation workforce (25 percent) has been working for 20 years or more and earns, on average, approximately $98K per year.


Senior Mechanical Engineers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $102K annually; Commodity Specialists, Marketing Managers, and Mechanical Engineers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $100K, $93K, and around $87K, respectively. Mechanical Designers are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $75K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $97K per year) can be spotted in Framingham, Mass.; Stow, Mass. (approximately $97K), Chicago, Ill. ($81K), and Boston, Mass. ($80K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Westborough, Mass.; in fact, at $80K it is one of the worst-paid cities. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of California, where they average to about $90K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to approximately $138K per year for Project Management Professionals, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Certified ScrumMasters with credentials; these people earn $122K annually on average. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA); Bose Corporation awards $110K to these degree-holders.


In this position, it pays to have C++ Programming Language in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of around $115K per year. Engineering Design is regularly seen around here; a little less than a fifth of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Three more common skills are Project Management, Matlab, and Computer Aided Design.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is scarce, with only about a third of employees receiving paid vacation and just under one in three workers receiving sick leave. Employees can save for retirement by joining one of several savings plans such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Most respondents receive health insurance, and a large number of survey participants get dental coverage. Employees can also look forward to a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for Bose Corporation


21 %
79 %
$46,500 - $123,948
$56,899 - $103,074

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
$66,572 - $100,181
$78,545 - $96,096
$61,057 - $127,938
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
$90,824 - $127,500
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