A Java Developer in Boston, Massachusetts earns an average salary of $83,718 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Java/J2EE and Web Development. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

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$50,335 - $106,722  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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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 Java Developer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
54%
10-19 years
8%
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Experience Affects Java Developer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 15%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$86,000


Skills That Affect Java Developer Salaries

Java/J2EE
up arrow 12%

Web Development
up arrow 12%

Java
up arrow 6%

Eclipse Java IDE
up arrow 6%

HTML
up arrow 1%

National Average
$86,000

Agile
up arrow 11%

Spring
up arrow 13%

Hibernate
up arrow 14%

SQL
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
54%
10-19 years
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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