The average pay for a Chief Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts is $99,822 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Systems Engineering, Engineering Design, Project Management, and People Management. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$42,662 - $164,867
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MEDIAN: $99,822
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$42,662 - $164,867  
   
Bonus
$1,922 - $25,760  
Profit Sharing
$15,000  
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$48,053 - $195,200  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25

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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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Key Stats for Chief Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
055
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
55%
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Experience Affects Chief Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 36%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

National Average
$95,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 23%

Skills That Affect Chief Engineer Salaries

Systems Engineering
up arrow 66%

Engineering Design
up arrow 50%

Project Management
up arrow 43%

People Management
up arrow 43%

National Average
$95,000

Program Management
up arrow 3%

Operations Management
up arrow 8%

Maintenance
up arrow 22%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
up arrow 29%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
55%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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