A Civil Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts earns an average salary of $67,390 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project Management, Engineering Design, and Autodesk Software. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$49,335 - $100,432
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MEDIAN: $67,390
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$19.63 - $42.38
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Salary
$49,335 - $100,432  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,609  
Profit Sharing
$986 - $4,966  
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$49,314 - $100,430  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 103
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Hourly Rate
$19.63 - $42.38  
   
Overtime
$-0.50 - $59.61  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,609  
   
Profit Sharing
$986 - $4,966  
Total Pay (?
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$49,314 - $100,430  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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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 Civil Engineer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Civil Engineer

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
044
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 41%



National Average
$68,000


Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries



Autodesk Software
up arrow 15%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
0%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$68,000

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%



Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 4%

AutoCAD
up arrow 6%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 11%

Project
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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