The average salary for a Civil Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts is $65,270 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project Management, Engineering Design, and Autodesk Software. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$49,307 - $102,162
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$49K
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$100K
MEDIAN: $65,269
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$14.39 - $42.66
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MEDIAN: $29.00
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Salary
$49,307 - $102,162  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,887  
Profit Sharing
$986 - $4,966  
Total Pay (?
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$49,221 - $101,518  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 112
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.39 - $42.66  
   
Overtime
$0.07 - $57.61  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,887  
   
Profit Sharing
$986 - $4,966  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$49,221 - $101,518  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 13
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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 53%



National Average
$66,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries



Autodesk Software
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

National Average
$66,000

Autocad Civil 3D
up arrow 2%

Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3d
up arrow 2%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

AutoCAD
up arrow 5%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 8%

Project
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
medical benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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