Average Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

Boston, Massachusetts Median Salary by Job


Software Engineer
687 profiles

Senior Software Engineer
318 profiles

Mechanical Engineer
258 profiles

Operations Manager
255 profiles

Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)
239 profiles

Marketing Manager
234 profiles

Data Analyst
223 profiles

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  • Updated: 22 Jul 2017
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The average salary in Boston, Massachusetts, is $70,903. As of Q1 2017, the trend in wages is up 0.8 percent. The cost of living in Boston is 47.9 percent more expensive than the national average. The most popular occupations in Boston are Mechanical Engineer, Software Engineer, and Senior Software Engineer which pay between $71,007 and $113,818 per year. Some popular Boston industries include Software as a Service (SaaS) Development, Financial Services, and Education. In Boston, some popular employers include Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, State Street Corporation, and Fidelity Investments.

Popular Boston Employers

Liberty Mutual Insurance Group

Average Salary: $82,402

State Street Corporation

Average Salary: $82,502

Fidelity Investments

Average Salary: $83,687

Harvard University

Average Salary: $69,280

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