Senior Mechanical Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

The average salary for a Senior Mechanical Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts is $99,926 per year. A skill in HVAC System Design is associated with high pay for this job.

$78,140 - $122,220
$78K
$99K
$120K
MEDIAN: $98,872
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$0$132K
Salary $78,140 - $122,220
Bonus $0.00 - $10,213
Profit Sharing $4,750
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$78,595 - $132,753
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 65

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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 Senior Mechanical Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Mechanical Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Mechanical Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 17 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Mechanical Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $99,000 based on 35 salaries. An experienced Senior Mechanical Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $113,000 based on 20 salaries. A Senior Mechanical Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $114,000 based on 14 salaries.

Key Stats for Senior Mechanical Engineer

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
26%
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Experience Affects Senior Mechanical Engineer Salaries

▲13%

▲12%

National Average
$101,000

▼2%

Entry-Level
▼12%

Skills That Affect Senior Mechanical Engineer Salaries

HVAC System Design
▲11%

Technical Analysis
▲10%

Matlab
▲9%

ANSYS
▲3%

▲2%

ANSYS Simulation Software
▲2%

Engineering Design
▲1%


Computer Aided Design (CAD)
▼0%

Computer Aided Engineering (CAE)
▼0%

National Average
$101,000

Data Analysis
▼1%

Design
▼1%


Test Engineering
▼6%

Microsoft Office
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 5%
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