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

$87,376
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$5,500
Bonus
$6,000
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The average salary for an Early-Career Software Engineer with C Programming Language skills in Boston, Massachusetts is $87,376.
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$71k
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$105k
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$71k - $105k
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$71k - $117k
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What Are Popular Skills for Software Engineers?

Skills in JavaScript, Java, Python and SQL are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include C# Programming Language.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Software Engineers?

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 $80,456 based on 16 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 Jose, California earn an average of 28.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (25.5% more) and Seattle, Washington (14.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Irvine, California (13.3% less) and Austin, Texas (5.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 32 survey responses.
Entry Level
50.0%
Mid Career
34.4%
Experienced
15.6%