software engineer Salaries

Software Engineer Salaries in Boston, MA Area

13,866 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$89,585 / yr
3% below national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$7,788
Range$1,851 - $19,826

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

The average salary for a Software Engineer is $89,585 in Boston, MA. Salaries estimates are based on 13,866 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Software Engineer employees in Boston, MA.

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Salaries in Boston, MA

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Software Engineer

Wayfair

$107,720/yr

Range: $76K - $819K

472 salaries

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$107,720/yr
$76K$819K

Software Engineer

MathWorks

$103,459/yr

Range: $65K - $148K

334 salaries

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$103,459/yr
$65K$148K

Software Engineer

Cisco Systems

$115,759/yr

Range: $73K - $164K

233 salaries

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$115,759/yr
$73K$164K

Software Engineer

EMC

$82,261/yr

Range: $67K - $133K

206 salaries

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$82,261/yr
$67K$133K

Software Engineer

Google

$128,920/yr

Range: $86K - $209K

186 salaries

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$128,920/yr
$86K$209K

Software Engineer

IBM

$93,566/yr

Range: $72K - $163K

152 salaries

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$93,566/yr
$72K$163K

Software Engineer

Tripadvisor

$113,140/yr

Range: $50K - $135K

149 salaries

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$113,140/yr
$50K$135K

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Software Engineer

Horizon International TRD

$75,297/yr

Range: $67K - $88K

114 salaries

See 154 salaries from all locations

$75,297/yr
$67K$88K

Software Engineer

Qualcomm

$104,744/yr

Range: $91K - $106K

109 salaries

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$104,744/yr
$91K$106K

Software Engineer

Fujitsu

$111,917/yr

Range: $91K - $124K

100 salaries

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$111,917/yr
$91K$124K

Software Engineer

HubSpot

$115,138/yr

Range: $87K - $150K

80 salaries

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$115,138/yr
$87K$150K

Software Engineer

NVIDIA

$177,982/yr

Range: $130K - $178K

77 salaries

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$177,982/yr
$130K$178K

Software Engineer

Raytheon Technologies

$75,544/yr

Range: $65K - $90K

71 salaries

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$75,544/yr
$65K$90K

Software Engineer

iconsoft

$90,542/yr

Range: $84K - $96K

68 salaries

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$90,542/yr
$84K$96K

Software Engineer

Fidelity Investments

$79,213/yr

Range: $59K - $90K

66 salaries

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$79,213/yr
$59K$90K

Software Engineer

Maxima Consulting

$88,293/yr

Range: $78K - $110K

66 salaries

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$88,293/yr
$78K$110K

Software Engineer

Oracle

$106,998/yr

Range: $73K - $136K

58 salaries

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$106,998/yr
$73K$136K

Software Engineer

Microsoft

$117,024/yr

Range: $99K - $163K

52 salaries

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$117,024/yr
$99K$163K

Software Engineer

Amadeus

$109,469/yr

Range: $78K - $120K

50 salaries

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$109,469/yr
$78K$120K

Software Engineer

Teradyne

$82,576/yr

Range: $72K - $149K

48 salaries

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$82,576/yr
$72K$149K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent software engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$130,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $130,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$91,500
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $91,500 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$103,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $103,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$100,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
A Software Engineer reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$30
hourly
A Software Engineer reported making $30 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Intern
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private