2019 Senior Software Engineer Salary Boston (Updated Daily) | Built In Boston
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Marketing Associate
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Senior Software Engineer salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

$127,340
$13,688
Additional Cash Compensation
$141,028
Total Compensation
Median: $127K
Min: $90K
Max: $175K

How Much Does a Senior Software Engineer Make in Boston?

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer in Boston is $127,340. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Boston is $13,688. The average total compensation for a Senior Software Engineer in Boston is $141,028. Senior Software Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Boston from anonymous Senior Software Engineer employees in Boston.

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Senior Software Engineer jobs in Boston
83

Senior Software Engineer, Mobile

Greater Boston Area
1 day ago
+24
Develop mobile apps as part of a rich set of applications used by a large and passionate group every day. Utilize a strong knowledge of OOP and REST design principles to build scalable applications that consume server-side APIs to deliver smooth mobile apps. Care about agility as much as you care about scalability. We roll out products very quickly and we’re looking for a team that can pivot at a moment's notice. Collaborate with team members in cross-functional roles.

Senior Software Engineer, Android

Greater Boston Area
1 day ago
+24
As a Senior Software Engineer, you’ll be part of one of our multidisciplinary teams where you’ll work closely with designers, product managers, and data analysts. You’ll be a creative contributor to our processes and decision-making so that when we build new features, we can ensure scalability and availability of the entire platform. Sound good to you? Join us.

Senior Software Engineer, iOS

Greater Boston Area
1 day ago
+24
As a Senior Software Engineer, you’ll be part of one of our multidisciplinary teams where you’ll work closely with designers, product managers, and data analysts. You’ll be a creative contributor to our processes and decision-making so that when we build new features, we can ensure scalability and availability of the entire platform. Sound good to you? Join us. 

Senior Software Engineer, Web

Greater Boston Area
1 day ago
+24
Collaborate with Product Management, Creative, and Marketing teams to create our web apps. Build efficient, well-tested User Interface components in React and Redux. You will identify bottlenecks to improve performance. Participate in design sessions, code reviews, and pull requests. You will also write clean, well-organized, testable, and reusable JS code.

Senior Software Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 day ago
+24
As a Senior Software Engineer, you’ll be part of one of our multidisciplinary teams where you’ll work closely with designers, product managers, and data analysts. You’ll be a creative contributor to our processes and decision-making so when we build new features, we can ensure scalability and availability of the entire platform. Sound good to you? Join us.

Senior Software Engineer, Platform

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+24
You will be developing provisioning automation for our infrastructure using Chef and Terraform. Own and maintain build and deployment systems. You will develop both internal web services and CLI tools to improve developer efficiency. Define automated verification procedures to ensure DK systems are compliant with security and compliance standards

Senior Software Engineer - Test

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+24
You get to lead and architect our next generation test frameworks & automated delivery pipelines for our new cloud applications & micro-services. You will mentor peers with the latest software development techniques for delivering quality software at scale. You will build cool productivity tools across the entire stack to increase team productivity. You will be collaborating with a fun, supportive, and high energy team that takes pride in building exceptional software.

Senior Software Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+24
You will be a key technology leader with a vision within our organization. You will help scale our payment platform as we grow. You will mentor peers with the latest software development techniques for delivering quality software at scale. You will be collaborating with a fun, supportive, and high energy team that takes pride in building exceptional software.

Senior Software Engineer, ConneX Integration

Greater Boston Area
15 hours ago
+25
CrunchTime is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our point-of-sale (POS) integration team (Connex). The Connex team creates bi-directional real-time integration to every POS that our customers deploy. We are currently supporting 18 POS systems and processing almost 2 million guest checks per day. The Connex team moves quickly to add features to existing integrations and support new POS systems, our deployments occur weekly. The ideal candidate is someone who enjoys integration, continual learning, and a fast-paced development environment.

Senior Software Engineer - Front-end

Greater Boston Area
5 days ago
+24
We are seeking an extraordinary senior engineer to add to our Engineering Team. You are sharp, results-oriented, knowledgeable, ambitious, and resolved, taking pride and ownership in everything you build. As a Senior front-end engineer you live and breath working in the UI. You will be a part of a highly technical team at Plastiq responsible for all aspects of the front end stack. From creating new features to architecting a gulp build, you will get a chance to focus on all phases of development.

Senior Software Engineer (Full Stack / UX)

Greater Boston Area
6 hours ago
+21
We are looking for an experienced full-stack developer with strong front-end skills and a proven track record of implementing applications that delight their users. You will be responsible both for contributing to the development of the existing product line as well as helping to brainstorm, design, and roll out new products. A strong work ethic combined with an imaginative spirit and good teamwork are all a must for this role! You will take charge of your own projects, pair with and mentor junior developers, and learn from a highly interdisciplinary team with skills including code architecture, application infrastructure, video and audio processing, data science, and business analytics.

Senior Software Engineer, Back End - Sportsbook

Greater Boston Area
1 day ago
+24
As a Senior Software Engineer, you’ll be part of one of our multidisciplinary teams where you’ll work closely with designers, product managers, and data analysts. You’ll be a creative contributor to our processes and decision-making so that when we build new features, we can ensure scalability and availability of the entire platform. Sound good to you? Join us.

Senior Software Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Senior Software Engineer salary in Boston is between $130k - $140k.

Average Senior Software Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior Software Engineer make the most at companies with 11-50 employees, earning $141,250 on average.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by gender

The average Senior Software Engineer salary for women is $106,167 and the average Senior Software Engineer salary for men is $128,174.

Senior Software Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Software Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $142,460.

Average Dev + Engineer salaries in Boston

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
QA Analyst $66,818
Min: $36K
Max: $87K
QA Engineer $94,512
Min: $70K
Max: $161K
Software Test Engineer $96,000
Min: $68K
Max: $125K
Front End Developer $99,564
Min: $62K
Max: $140K
Salesforce Developer $101,357
Min: $76K
Max: $110K
Automation Engineer $107,000
Min: $82K
Max: $158K
Software Engineer $109,124
Min: $47K
Max: $158K
iOS Developer $109,200
Min: $77K
Max: $155K
Android Developer $109,692
Min: $80K
Max: $157K
Data Engineer $113,095
Min: $75K
Max: $154K
Sales Engineer $113,471
Min: $55K
Max: $160K
Data Architect $122,607
Min: $80K
Max: $183K
Security Engineer $123,429
Min: $65K
Max: $156K
DevOps Engineer $124,860
Min: $85K
Max: $175K
Senior Software Engineer $127,340
Min: $90K
Max: $175K
Engineering Manager $143,184
Min: $109K
Max: $205K
QA Manager $147,875
Min: $136K
Max: $165K
Principal Software Engineer $157,329
Min: $110K
Max: $210K
Director of Software Engineering $179,848
Min: $162K
Max: $198K
CTO (Chief Technology Officer) $187,056
Min: $90K
Max: $260K
Vice President of Engineering $205,158
Min: $150K
Max: $272K

Boston Companies with the Highest Dev + Engineer Salaries

Skills that affect Senior Software Engineer salaries in Boston

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SQL
14% have this skill
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Javascript
13% have this skill
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Java
13% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
9% have this skill
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Front-end
8% have this skill
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Node.js
7% have this skill

Recent Senior Software Engineer salaries in Boston

$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$12,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Boston
$165,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $165,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Boston
$127,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior electrical engineer reported a yearly salary of $127,000 with +$3,500 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000 with +$12,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
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500+ Employees
Boston
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Boston
1-5 Reports
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$2,500 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Boston
$136,900
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $136,900
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boston
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Lead FrontEnd Developer reported a yearly salary of $110,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
1-5 Reports
$126,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $126,000 with +$30,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$127,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $127,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boston
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