Actuary in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

An Actuary in Boston, Massachusetts earns an average salary of $98,264 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Pricing is associated with high pay for this job.

$50,684 - $177,636
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$100K
$180K
MEDIAN: $101,470
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Salary $50,684 - $177,636
Bonus $14,483
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$45,958 - $190,779
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

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About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
4.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Actuary

Pay by Experience for an Actuary has a positive trend. An entry-level Actuary with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 14 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Actuary with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $125,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Actuary which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $155,000 based on 8 salaries. An Actuary with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $145,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Actuary

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %
Less than 1 year
27%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Actuary Salaries

Experienced
▲55%

Late-Career
▲45%

Mid-Career
▲25%

National Average
$100,000

▼26%

Skills That Affect Actuary Salaries

Pricing
▲44%

National Average
$100,000

Financial Modeling
▼9%

Financial Analysis
▼11%

Data Analysis
▼17%

Microsoft Excel
▼26%

SAS
▼28%

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
27%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 18%
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