Senior Software Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts is $110,582 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$88,336 - $138,638
$88K
$110K
$140K
MEDIAN: $114,325
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50%
90%

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$30.64 - $146.81
$31
$72
$150
MEDIAN: $72.41
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$0$150K
Salary $88,336 - $138,638
Bonus $2,049 - $15,232
Profit Sharing $993 - $22,510
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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$90,574 - $150,067
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 336
Hourly Data $0$146
Hourly Rate $30.64 - $146.81
Overtime $75.00
Annual Data $0$150K
Bonus $2,049 - $15,232
Profit Sharing $993 - $22,510
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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$90,574 - $150,067
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

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%

Senior Software Engineer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Software Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Senior Software Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Software Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $112,000 based on 71 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Software Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $114,000 based on 172 salaries. An experienced Senior Software Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $119,000 based on 161 salaries. A Senior Software Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $127,000 based on 49 salaries.

Key Stats for Senior Software Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 50 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Senior Software Engineer Salaries

▲6%

▼0%

National Average
$120,000

▼5%

▼7%

Skills That Affect Senior Software Engineer Salaries

▲2%


National Average
$120,000

▼1%

▼2%

▼4%

SQL
▼4%

C++
▼5%

▼5%

▼6%

C#
▼8%


▼8%

▼8%

C
▼9%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 50 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 10%