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Mechanical Engineer Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

A Mechanical Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts earns an average salary of $67,808 per year. A skill in C++ is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.
$51,139 - $90,685
(Median)
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91K
MEDIAN: $67,807
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$19.57 - $32.99
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MEDIAN: $26.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$51,139 - $90,685  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,808  
Profit Sharing
$1,011 - $3,000  
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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$51,037 - $93,451  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 315
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$19.57 - $32.99  
   
Overtime
$25.98 - $57.61  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,808  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,011 - $3,000  
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).
)
$51,037 - $93,451  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | 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.

Experience Affects Mechanical Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 43%



National Average
$69,000


Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts Salaries

C++
up arrow 11%

ANSYS
up arrow 5%

Visual Basic (VB)
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 1%

Engineering Design
0%

Matlab
0%

Windows Operating System General Use
0%

National Average
$69,000

AutoCAD
up arrow 2%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 2%

SolidWorks
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 7%

AutoDesk
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 58 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 52% employee benefits None: 8%