Average Entry-Level Software Engineer with C Programming Language Skills Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

$78,217
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$8,301
Bonus
$8,250
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Software Engineer with C Programming Language skills in Boston, Massachusetts is $78,217.
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$68k
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$78k
90%
$95k
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$68k - $95k
Bonus
$2k - $14k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $8k
Total Pay
$67k - $103k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Java, Python, JavaScript, SQL and C++ Programming Language are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $85,287 based on 56 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,199 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $114,110 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 28.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (26.1% more) and Seattle, Washington (18.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (7.4% less), Los Angeles, California (2.5% less) and San Diego, California (0.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 72 survey responses.
Early Career
77.8%
Mid Career
15.3%
Experienced
6.9%