Average Salary for Athenahealth, Inc. Employees

Employees at Athenahealth, Inc. make $79K per year on average. Athenahealth, Inc. paychecks are largely negotiated based on geography, though your experience level and your job title are also considered. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Athenahealth, Inc. Median Salary by Job


Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)
6 profiles

Sr. Software Engineer / Developer / Programmer
5 profiles

Software Developer
5 profiles

United States (change)

Associate Product Manager
4 profiles

Product Manager, Software
4 profiles

Project Manager, Information Technology (IT)
3 profiles

Program Manager, IT
3 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 08 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 122
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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $111K annually) can be spotted in San Francisco, Calif.; Cambridge, Mass. ($93K), Austin, Texas ($79K), and Boston, Mass. (approximately $78K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Belfast, Maine at $40K. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of California; salaries there average to about $107K per year.

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to around $85K annually. The largest fraction of Athenahealth, Inc. people (53 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $70K per year on average.


Product Managers of Software rake in the most money, with average earnings of approximately $111K annually; Senior Software Engineers come in second with average earnings amounting to about $109K, while Software Developers and Account Managers rank near the top as well ($106K and $90K, respectively). Among the lower-paid positions at Athenahealth, Inc. are Project Managers — the median salary for this role approaches approximately $66K.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach around $130K per year for Pragmatic Marketing Certifieds; non-accredited workers make much less. On average, salaries rise to about $78K annually for accredited Registered Nurses. At Athenahealth, Inc., employees who hold a Bachelor's Degree receive the highest salaries at $117K.


The highest-paying skill to have may be JavaScript; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $100K per year. Data Analysis is a popular skill in the Athenahealth, Inc. workforce; approximately one in five of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Three more common skills are SQL, Project Management, and Microsoft Excel.

Benefits and Perks

The vast majority of workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Athenahealth, Inc. sponsors. Athenahealth, Inc. provides health insurance to the vast majority of survey participants, and a large number of respondents do receive dental coverage. Some other perks are a casual working environment, pets/dog at work, free drinks, a stock purchase plan, and a subsidized cell phone.

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Key Stats for Athenahealth, Inc.


50 %
50 %
$54,099 - $85,000
$52,130 - $106,180

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 32 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Popular Locations for Athenahealth, Inc.

  1. Boston, Massachusetts
  2. Atlanta, Georgia
  3. Watertown, Massachusetts
  4. Austin, Texas
  5. San Francisco, California
  6. Belfast, Maine

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