How much does a Senior Software Engineer make in Boston, MA?

Updated May 12, 2021

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$124,654 /yr
Average Base Pay

5,133 salaries

$99K

Low

$125K

Average

$156K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$13,065Range$3,296 - $51,785
The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $124,654 in Boston, MA. Salaries estimates are based on 5,133 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Engineer employees in Boston, MA.

Seniority Levels

L3
Senior Software Engineer$124,654 /yr
L4
Software Engineer IV$136,571 /yr
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Wayfair
3.5

Wayfair

Senior Software Engineer

$140,321

 /yr
Range: $80K - $169K
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$80K

$169K

$80,399 - $169,239 Range

Fidelity Investments
4.2

Fidelity Investments

Senior Software Engineer

$103,607

 /yr
Range: $86K - $130K

$86K

$130K

$86,173 - $129,774 Range

ServiceNow
4.3

ServiceNow

Senior Software Engineer

$114,696

 /yr
Range: $115K - $123K

$115K

$123K

$114,696 - $123,107 Range

EPAM
4.2

EPAM

Senior Software Engineer

$104,593

 /yr
Range: $105K - $125K

$105K

$125K

$104,593 - $124,851 Range

DraftKings
4.4

DraftKings

Senior Software Engineer

$136,877

 /yr
Range: $116K - $151K

$116K

$151K

$116,437 - $151,358 Range

Wellington Management
4.2

Wellington Management

Senior Software Engineer

$135,427

 /yr
Range: $90K - $164K

$90K

$164K

$89,620 - $164,387 Range

Liberty Mutual Insurance
3.8

Liberty Mutual Insurance

Senior Software Engineer

$132,837

 /yr
Range: $102K - $150K

$102K

$150K

$101,582 - $149,649 Range

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AIR Worldwide
3.6

AIR Worldwide

Senior Software Engineer

$123,825

 /yr
Range: $109K - $147K

$109K

$147K

$108,977 - $147,186 Range

HubSpot
4.7

HubSpot

Senior Software Engineer

$135,060

 /yr
Range: $116K - $175K

$116K

$175K

$116,400 - $175,000 Range

Toast Inc
4.1

Toast Inc

Senior Software Engineer

$141,104

 /yr
Range: $117K - $181K

$117K

$181K

$117,073 - $180,997 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Senior Software Engineer

$167,672

 /yr
Range: $99K - $184K

$99K

$184K

$98,807 - $183,687 Range

Thomson Reuters
4.1

Thomson Reuters

Senior Software Engineer

$119,930

 /yr
Range: $103K - $151K

$103K

$151K

$103,406 - $151,058 Range

Eze Software
3.3

Eze Software

Senior Software Engineer

$143,411

 /yr
Range: $111K - $189K

$111K

$189K

$110,524 - $189,158 Range

Autodesk
4.3

Autodesk

Senior Software Engineer

$126,384

 /yr
Range: $104K - $139K

$104K

$139K

$103,655 - $138,987 Range

Carbonite
3.3

Carbonite

Senior Software Engineer

$140,734

 /yr
Range: $122K - $162K

$122K

$162K

$121,831 - $161,661 Range

FMR

Senior Software Engineer

$97,734

 /yr
Range: $93K - $113K

$93K

$113K

$92,835 - $113,475 Range

MathWorks
4.4

MathWorks

Senior Software Engineer

$133,249

 /yr
Range: $123K - $140K

$123K

$140K

$122,951 - $140,303 Range

Digitas
3.9

Digitas

Senior Software Engineer

$111,860

 /yr
Range: $84K - $124K

$84K

$124K

$83,973 - $123,968 Range

Pearson
3.6

Pearson

Senior Software Engineer

$111,577

 /yr
Range: $97K - $174K

$97K

$174K

$96,932 - $174,238 Range

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
3.4

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Senior Software Engineer

$115,234

 /yr
Range: $100K - $146K

$100K

$146K

$99,610 - $145,556 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Senior Software Engineer salaries

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer is $124,654 in Boston, MA. Salaries estimates are based on 5133 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Software Engineer employees in Boston, MA.

The highest salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Boston, MA is $156,178 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Boston, MA is $99,493 per year.

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