Professor salary in Denver Metro Area, CO

Average salary
$81,000/yr
Based on 355 income tax records
$30,000
$170,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$30,000
$170,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Professors make?
The average total salary for a Professor is $81,000 per year. This is based on data from 355 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Professor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Professor salary can vary between $30,000 to $170,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Professor salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Lafayette, CO
16 income tax records
$119,500/yr
$98K – $135K
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Boulder, CO
93 income tax records
$115,500/yr
$88K – $134K
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Louisville, CO
25 income tax records
$105,500/yr
$82K – $124K
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Fort Collins, CO
120 income tax records
$102,000/yr
$78K – $132K
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Golden, CO
29 income tax records
$99,000/yr
$74K – $138K
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Littleton, CO
29 income tax records
$96,000/yr
$80K – $119K
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Laramie, WY
52 income tax records
$95,500/yr
$75K – $113K
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Arvada, CO
16 income tax records
$83,500/yr
$64K – $92K
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Englewood, CO
15 income tax records
$81,000/yr
$49K – $97K
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Colorado Springs, CO
81 income tax records
$80,000/yr
$65K – $99K
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Longmont, CO
27 income tax records
$77,500/yr
$61K – $95K
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Denver, CO
200 income tax records
$76,500/yr
$60K – $97K
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Aurora, CO
19 income tax records
$74,000/yr
$54K – $100K
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Grand Junction, CO
14 income tax records
$69,500/yr
$57K – $73K
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Broomfield, CO
11 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$61K – $97K
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Greeley, CO
28 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$50K – $82K
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Pueblo, CO
12 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$51K – $69K
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Gunnison, CO
12 income tax records
$59,000/yr
$47K – $67K

Professor salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Colorado School Of Mines, Jefferson County, CO
25 income tax records
$122,500/yr
$96K – $147K
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University Of California, Jefferson County, CO
67 income tax records
$96,500/yr
$77K – $116K
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University Of Denver Colorado S, Arapahoe County, CO
51 income tax records
$85,500/yr
$70K – $104K
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Msu Denver, Denver County, CO
30 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$58K – $80K

Professor demographics in Denver Metro Area, CO

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33% are single
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67% are married
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52% have kids
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76% own a home

Professor salaries by age in Denver Metro Area, CO

$0
$22,500
$45,000
$67,500
$90,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Professors in Denver Metro Area, CO

355 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a professor in Denver Metro Area, CO is $81,000 per year. Professor salaries in Denver Metro Area, CO can vary between $30,000 to $170,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 355 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as professor.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for professors near Denver Metro Area, CO: Colorado School of Mines ($122,500 a year), University of California ($96,500 a year), and University of Denver Colorado S ($85,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for professors near Denver Metro Area, CO: Lafayette, CO ($119,500 a year), Boulder, CO ($115,500 a year), and Louisville, CO ($105,500 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.