Average Salary in Boston, Massachusetts
About Boston Salaries
The average salary in Boston, Massachusetts is $71,149. Trends in wages are up 0.6 percent as of Q2 2017. The cost of living in Boston is 48.2 percent higher than the national average. The most popular occupations in Boston are Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General), Software Engineer, and Senior Software Engineer which pay between $81,513 and $115,525 annually. The most popular industries in Boston are Software as a Service (SaaS) Development, Financial Services, and Education. Some popular Boston employers include Wayfair LLC, Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, and Fidelity Investments.