Average Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

Boston, Massachusetts Most Popular Skills


Project Management3,887

Microsoft Excel3,278

Microsoft Office2,713

Data Analysis2,477

Customer Service1,949

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)1,354

Operations Management1,339

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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.

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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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