Civil Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

A Civil Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts earns an average salary of $66,492 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project, Project Management, Autodesk Software, and Engineering Design. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$51,663 - $98,387
$52K
$64K
$98K
MEDIAN: $64,116
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$20.68 - $39.15
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MEDIAN: $29.15
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$0$98K
Salary $51,663 - $98,387
Bonus $0.00 - $9,759
Profit Sharing $1,900
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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$51,172 - $96,438
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 93
Hourly Data $0$58
Hourly Rate $20.68 - $39.15
Overtime $1.36 - $58.10
Annual Data $0$96K
Bonus $0.00 - $9,759
Profit Sharing $1,900
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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$51,172 - $96,438
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

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%

Civil Engineer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Civil Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Civil Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Civil Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 68 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Civil Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Civil Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $87,000 based on 30 salaries. A Civil Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $95,000 based on 10 salaries.

Civil Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Boston?

Civil Engineer in Boston:
Pros: Boston's a fun place to be.
Cons: It's expensive, so I live outside the city and public transportation is not helpful.

Key Stats for Civil Engineer

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Civil Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲48%

▲35%

▲25%

National Average
$64,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Civil Engineer Salaries

Project
▲53%


Autodesk Software
▲21%


autodesk autocad
▲4%

Microsoft Office
▲4%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲4%





Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
▲1%

National Average
$64,000

▼1%

Construction Estimating
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 15%