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Engineer salary in Massachusetts

How much does an Engineer make in Massachusetts?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $92,257
Low $53,766
High $158,303
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a engineer is $92,257 per year in Massachusetts. 1.2k salaries reported, updated at March 19, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in Massachusetts

Years of experiencePer year
Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Engineers in Massachusetts

  1. Capital One
    10,015 reviews15 salaries reported
    $241,618per year
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Highest paying cities for Engineers near Massachusetts

  1. Waltham, MA
    $115,689 per year
    47 salaries reported
  2. Chelsea, MA
    $104,854 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Hanscom AFB, MA
    $96,930 per year
    10 salaries reported
  1. Boston, MA
    $94,845 per year
    480 salaries reported
  2. Lowell, MA
    $92,837 per year
    16 salaries reported
  3. Wilmington, MA
    $87,229 per year
    5 salaries reported
  1. Norwood, MA
    $86,643 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Billerica, MA
    $83,757 per year
    11 salaries reported
  3. Ipswich, MA
    $64,739 per year
    5 salaries reported
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Where can an Engineer earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Engineers

Most recommended skill

Cisco ISE(earn +40.49% more)

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 22366.67% since 2018. Engineers with this skill earn +40.49% more than the average base salary, which is $92,257 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
20171increase by 1
20189increase by 800.00%
20192022increase by 22366.67%

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Top specialties
Top certifications
Top fields of study
Computer Science Degree

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
152 jobs248
563 jobs919
34 jobs53
246 jobs398
167 jobs206
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Most common benefits for Engineers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock ownership plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Stock options
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 8,890 ratings

62% of Engineers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Massachusetts?

Software Engineer

3,727 job openings

Average $111,421 per year

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Common questions about salaries for an Engineer

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