Professor salary in Colorado

Average salary
$87,500/yr
Based on 964 income tax records
$37,000
$193,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$69K
 
$81K
 
$99K
 
$91K
$37,000
$193,500
How much do Professors make?
The average total salary for a Professor is $87,500 per year. This is based on data from 964 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Professor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Professor salary can vary between $37,000 to $193,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Professor salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Colorado School Of Mines, Colorado
31 income tax records
$117,500/yr
$71K – $207K
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Colorado State University, Colorado
120 income tax records
$108,500/yr
$52K – $201K
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US Department Of Defense, Colorado
18 income tax records
$107,000/yr
$72K – $140K
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University Of California, Colorado
288 income tax records
$104,500/yr
$60K – $224K
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The Colorado College, Colorado
19 income tax records
$99,500/yr
$65K – $127K
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University Of Denver Colorado S, Colorado
75 income tax records
$96,000/yr
$51K – $172K
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Fort Lewis College, Colorado
16 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$60K – $98K
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Colorado Christian University, Colorado
12 income tax records
$78,000/yr
$52K – $106K
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Msu Denver, Colorado
53 income tax records
$74,500/yr
$41K – $124K
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Univ Of Northern Colorado, Colorado
39 income tax records
$66,500/yr
$41K – $124K
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Colorado Mesa University, Colorado
12 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$47K – $88K
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Adams State University, Colorado
10 income tax records
$65,500/yr
$34K – $90K
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Colorado State Universitypueblo, Colorado
14 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$51K – $122K
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Western State Colo University, Colorado
11 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$38K – $80K
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Colorado Community College System, Colorado
49 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$31K – $86K
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Regis University, Colorado
25 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$43K – $97K

Professor demographics in Colorado

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29% are single
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71% are married
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55% have kids
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82% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Professors in Colorado

964 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a professor in Colorado is $87,500 per year. Professor salaries in Colorado can vary between $37,000 to $193,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 964 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as professor.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for professors in Colorado: Colorado School of Mines ($117,500 a year), Colorado State University ($108,500 a year), and US Department of Defense ($107,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for professors in Colorado: Boulder, CO ($115,500 a year), Lafayette, CO ($108,500 a year), and Fort Collins, CO ($107,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.