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Mechanical Engineer Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

The average pay for a Mechanical Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts is $68,561 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

$51,608 - $90,699
(Median)
$52K
$69K
$91K
MEDIAN: $68,561
10%
50%
90%

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$19.73 - $34.77
(Median)
$20
$28
$35
MEDIAN: $28.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$51,608 - $90,699  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,212  
Profit Sharing
$979 - $16,886  
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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$51,727 - $93,923  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 324
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$19.73 - $34.77  
   
Overtime
$25.09 - $59.67  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,212  
   
Profit Sharing
$979 - $16,886  
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).
)
$51,727 - $93,923  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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Pay by Experience Level for Mechanical Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts

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

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Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 42%



National Average
$69,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts Salaries

C++
up arrow 6%

ANSYS
up arrow 5%

Engineering Design
up arrow 2%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 2%

Matlab
0%

Project Management
0%

Windows Operating System General Use
0%

National Average
$69,000

SolidWorks
up arrow 1%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 1%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

AutoCAD
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 8%

AutoDesk
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 53 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 7%
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