Data Engineer salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

$114,150
$11,360
Additional Cash Compensation
$125,510
Total Compensation
Median: $114K
Min: $73K
Max: $165K

How Much Does a Data Engineer Make in Boston?

The average salary for a Data Engineer in Boston is $114,150. The average additional cash compensation for a Data Engineer in Boston is $11,360. The average total compensation for a Data Engineer in Boston is $125,510. Data Engineer salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Boston from anonymous Data Engineer employees in Boston.

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Data Engineer jobs in Boston

Machine Learning Engineer

Newton
7 hours ago
+11
We are looking for an experienced machine learning engineer or data scientist with strong developer skills. The Machine Learning Engineer will apply a broad knowledge of AI and ML techniques to design and implement authentication, proctoring and automation solutions across the Examity product line. As part of a fast-growing and innovative team, you will apply creativity to solve technical challenges.

Data Modeler (Analytical Systems)

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+39
At MassMutual, we’re passionate about helping millions of people find financial freedom and this passion has driven our approach to developing meaningful experiences for our customers. The Data Engineering team, part of MassMutual’s Enterprise Technology & Experience, is comprised of highly skilled, collaborative, problem solvers who are motivated to create innovative solutions that exceed the changing needs of our customers and move MassMutual

Data Modeler (Analytical Systems)

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+39
Our ideal Data Modeler has advanced knowledge of application, data, and infrastructure disciplines. You’ll use your skills to implement data strategies, build data flows, and develop conceptual data models. You’re capable of working independently and communicating effectively to provide feedback on policies, procedures, processes, and standards. The team culture of working collaboratively, cross-functionally, using new technologies combined with the work/life balance provided by MassMutual are core reasons people enjoy working on the Data Engineering team at MassMutual.

Data Modeler (Analytical Systems)

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+39
At MassMutual, we’re passionate about helping millions of people find financial freedom and this passion has driven our approach to developing meaningful experiences for our customers. The Data Engineering team, part of MassMutual’s Enterprise Technology & Experience, is comprised of highly skilled, collaborative, problem solvers who are motivated to create innovative solutions that exceed the changing needs of our customers and move MassMutual

Machine Learning Engineer - Data Plus Math

Greater Boston Area
1 day ago
+22
We are looking for an experienced Machine Learning Engineer to join our team and help us revolutionize the way TV advertising is measured. The ideal candidate is someone with experience working closely with data scientists and turning their models into scalable production code and systems. You will support and interface with our scientists, data engineers, architects and analysts to ensure optimal data delivery architecture is consistent throughout ongoing projects. You must be self-directed and comfortable supporting the data needs of multiple teams, systems and products.

Data Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+55
Participate in designing and maintaining data pools. Develop new products and services using the data we collect. Ensure consistency and accuracy of data aggregation. Work with multiple engineering and business groups on data collection practices and data analysis needs.

Advanced Data Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+39
Our ideal Advanced Data Engineer is a collaborative leader skilled in data analytics, data modeling, and database design. You’re also committed to data integrity, are highly analytical, and can work on multiple projects at once. You’ll use your skills to develop, monitor, and manage data systems across our platform. Additionally, you will act as a mentor to junior team members and coach them on best practices and engineering standards. The team culture of working collaboratively, cross-functionally, using new technologies combined with the work/life balance provided by MassMutual are core reasons people enjoy working on the Data Analytics team at MassMutual. 

Sr. Data Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+35
Abacus Insights is a mission-driven, start-up technology company that is focused on improving health outcomes, lowering the cost of healthcare, and delivering a more seamless healthcare experience. At our core, we are passionate about advancing healthcare and improving people’s lives through technology. Abacus Insights provides a flexible, efficient, and secure platform that organizes and exchanges data from various sources and formats, allowing

Sr. Data Engineer

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+35
Abacus Insights is a mission-driven, start-up technology company that is focused on improving health outcomes, lowering the cost of healthcare, and delivering a more seamless healthcare experience. At our core, we are passionate about advancing healthcare and improving people’s lives through technology. Abacus Insights provides a flexible, efficient, and secure platform that organizes and exchanges data from various sources and formats, allowing

Data Engineer - Data Plus Math

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+22
We are looking for data engineers to create and optimize DPM's data pipeline architecture. You'll be an early and key member of a team building massively scalable systems to enable DPM to analyze petabytes of data. You will be a key partner of our data science, operations and product teams and deliver great support to those teams. If you are passionate about using (and sharpening) your skills to solve massively complex data problems, we'd like to hear from you.

Data Engineer, Business Intelligence & Analytics

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
+24
Rapid7 is looking for a Data Engineer to design and implement data models, own the ETL process & influence data warehousing strategy. You’ll work with modern data warehousing technologies such as Snowflake, Airflow, Docker and more. In this role you’ll be working in tandem with BI & Analytics analysts and managers to assure that we have the right data at the right time to support our business needs. All of this in support of our “single source of truth” and continuing our progression up the analytics maturity curve towards pervasive predictive and prescriptive analytics.

Senior SQL Developer

Remote
7 hours ago
+35
Develop SQL queries and stored procedure to satisfy data and reporting requirements. Design and develop data warehouse platform, capabilities, data schemas, and models. Design, build and maintain ETL pipelines to support data and analytical needs. Ability to understand Hadoop infrastructure and write queries to support data analysis, using Hive and Impala. Ability to create source to target mapping documents. Perform unit testing on all published deliverables and track/document test cases. Advanced level of SQL programming for data analysis is required. Proven ability in Performance Tuning and Query Optimization by Indexing, Partitioning and Denormalization. Must have demonstrated the ability to solve complex problems with minimal direction. Must be able to interact effectively and patiently with customers especially while under pressure. The ability to work on multiple projects/tasks simultaneously to meet project deadlines for self and others as required.

Data Engineer Salary ranges

The most common Data Engineer salary in Boston is between $100k - $110k.

Average Data Engineer Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Data Engineer make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $118,000 on average.

Data Engineer Salary by gender

The average Data Engineer salary for women is $102,167 and the average Data Engineer salary for men is $119,900.

Data Engineer Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Data Engineer with 7+ years of experience is $124,033. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $86,500.

Average Data + Analytics salaries in Boston

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Junior Data Analyst $65,000
Min: $65K
Max: $65K
Junior Business Analyst $67,000
Min: $67K
Max: $67K
Data Analyst $73,589
Min: $40K
Max: $110K
Business Analyst $73,953
Min: $43K
Max: $114K
Junior Data Scientist $79,500
Min: $75K
Max: $84K
Business Intelligence Analyst $88,833
Min: $61K
Max: $140K
Senior Business Analyst $92,361
Min: $60K
Max: $135K
Senior Data Analyst $98,721
Min: $60K
Max: $160K
Business Intelligence Developer $104,500
Min: $80K
Max: $141K
Analytics Manager $111,632
Min: $90K
Max: $135K
Data Engineer $114,150
Min: $73K
Max: $165K
Data Scientist $122,935
Min: $85K
Max: $165K
Database Administrator $128,500
Min: $115K
Max: $142K
Data Architect $134,548
Min: $80K
Max: $190K
Business Intelligence Manager $135,125
Min: $110K
Max: $156K
Senior Data Scientist $146,324
Min: $103K
Max: $175K
Senior Data Engineer $148,000
Min: $147K
Max: $149K
Director of Analytics $151,406
Min: $94K
Max: $205K
Data Engineering Manager $172,000
Min: $172K
Max: $172K
CIO (Chief Information Officer) $210,400
Min: $200K
Max: $220K

Skills that affect Data Engineer salaries in Boston

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SQL
1% have this skill
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Javascript
1% have this skill
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SQL
1% have this skill
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Front-end
1% have this skill
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Amazon Web Services
1% have this skill
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Python
1% have this skill

Recent Data Engineer salaries in Boston

$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $130,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Boston
$106,300
Yearly Salary
A Consultant reported a yearly salary of $106,300 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Junior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $85,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Boston
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $120,000 with +$12,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Boston
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Boston
$165,000
Yearly Salary
A Engineer II reported a yearly salary of $165,000 with +$26,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $100,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Boston
1-5 Reports
$73,200
Yearly Salary
A Electromechanical Engineer reported a yearly salary of $73,200 with +$14,600 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Boston
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Business Data Engineer reported a yearly salary of $75,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Boston
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