The annual and hourly salary statistics of computer systems analysts in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of computer systems analysts in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Percentile Bracket | Average Annual Salary |
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10th Percentile Wage | $58,380 |

25th Percentile Wage | $71,920 |

50th Percentile Wage | $90,150 |

75th Percentile Wage | $111,310 |

90th Percentile Wage | $133,370 |

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer systems analysts in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $133,370. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $90,150. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $58,380.

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of computer systems analysts from 2012 to 2017.

Year | Median Salary | Yearly Growth | 5-Year Growth |
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2017 | $90,150 | 0.83% | 7.18% |

2016 | $89,400 | 0.44% | - |

2015 | $89,010 | 5.22% | - |

2014 | $84,360 | 2.47% | - |

2013 | $82,280 | -1.70% | - |

2012 | $83,680 | - | - |

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $90,150 in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is in the middle of salary range for computer systems analysts in state of Massachusetts. In comparison, the annual salary of computer systems analysts in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is 10.7 percent (10.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Taunton-Norton-Raynham and 35.3 percent (35.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas | Median Annual Salary |
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Taunton-Norton-Raynham | |

Peabody | |

New Bedford | |

Framingham | |

Boston-Cambridge-Quincy | |

Boston-Cambridge-Quincy | |

Worcester | |

Springfield | |

Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner | |

Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton | |

Barnstable Town | |

Pittsfield | |

North Central Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area | |

Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area |