Average Late-Career Software Engineer with C++ Programming Language Skills Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

$129,344
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$17,000
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The average salary for a Late-Career Software Engineer with C++ Programming Language skills in Boston, Massachusetts is $129,344.
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$119k
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$129k
75%
$153k
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$119k - $153k
Bonus
$0 - $17k
Total Pay
$123k - $163k

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Popular Skills for Software Engineer

Skills in Java, Linux and SQL are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineer

An entry-level Software Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $78,521 based on 35 salaries. An early career Software Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,151 based on 141 salaries. A mid-career Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $97,823 based on 43 salaries. An experienced Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $105,941 based on 14 salaries.
Employees with Software Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 26.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (19.7% more) and Los Angeles, California (7.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Huntsville, Alabama (16.4% less), Seattle, Washington (7.2% less) and San Diego, California (5.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 233 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.0%
Early Career
60.5%
Mid Career
18.5%
Experienced
6.0%