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Average Salary for Boston Scientific Corporation Employees

Boston Scientific Corporation is a manufacturing firm headquartered in Natick, Massachusetts that hires for Medical Devices Quality Engineer positions, Mechanical Engineer roles, and more. The typical salary at Boston Scientific Corporation is $82K annually. Though how long you've been working and your city do impact pay, your job title is the primary influence on employee salary at Boston Scientific Corporation. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

Boston Scientific Corporation typically pays:
above market
Similar employers pay:
above market
Similar companies include:
Medtronic, Inc., Minnetronix Inc
Employer: Boston Scientific Corporation
Average Salary Range by Job
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National Data (?
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[-]Quality Engineer, Medical Devices (7)
$55,170 - $122,318  
[-]Quality Engineer, Medical Devices (7)
Salary$57,166 - $109,213  
Bonus$1,569 - $16,347  
Total Pay$55,170 - $122,318  
[+]Engineering Technician (4)
$49,206 - $99,571  
[+]Engineering Technician (4)
Total Pay$49,206 - $99,571  
[+]Administrative Assistant (4)
$37,616 - $71,706  
[+]Administrative Assistant (4)
Total Pay$37,616 - $71,706  
[+]Clinical Specialist, Medical Devices (4)
$49,006 - $103,688  
[+]Clinical Specialist, Medical Devices (4)
Salary$47,273 - $87,701  
Bonus$2,547 - $27,990  
Total Pay$49,006 - $103,688  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 167
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Boston Scientific Corporation Details

Natick, Massachusetts 01760


Manufacturing, Health care, Surgical and Medical Instruments and Apparatus

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Senior Regulatory Affairs Specialists are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing about $95K; Medical Devices Quality Engineers are next on the list, bringing in close to $88K, followed by Senior Mechanical Engineers earning $79K and Business Systems Analysts making around $70K. Financial compensation for Contract Administrators is rather low — only approximately $54K — relative to the rest of the company.

Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make $65K. Broadly speaking, the largest slice of the Boston Scientific Corporation workforce (34 percent) has a tenure of five to nine years and earns $80K per year.


Median pay is highest in Fremont ($97K annually), followed by San Jose (around $95K), Boston ($88K), and Minneapolis (approximately $79K). On the lower end is St. Paul at about $72K. By state, the highest pay levels are found in Illinois, where the average Boston Scientific Corporation employee makes approximately $108K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $140K for Project Management Professionals; non-accredited workers make much less. Bigger paychecks are awarded to ISO Internal Auditors with credentials; these people typically earn $86K annually. Boston Scientific Corporation provides the highest financial reward to those with a B.A. in Computer Science (CS) — these employees rake in around $122K per year.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Product Development among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of about $111K. Project Management is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; about a fourth of Boston Scientific Corporation's people use it regularly. Other top skills include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Engineering Design.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is scarce, with only about one-half of workers receiving paid vacation and one in four workers receiving sick leave. The vast majority of workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Boston Scientific Corporation sponsors. For almost all workers, benefits include health insurance, and almost all employees get dental coverage, too. A few more workplace perks are tuition reimbursement, life insurance, a stock purchase plan, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats

38 %
62 %
$56,193 - $89,779
$60,159 - $100,732
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

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