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Scientist salary in Colorado

Average salary
$76,000/yr
Based on 362 income tax records
$34,000
$169,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$34,000
$169,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

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

From consenting TurboTax customers

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The average salary for a Scientist in Colorado is $76,000 per year. These insights are exclusive to Mint Salary and are based on 362 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported this type of occupation. Scientist salaries in Colorado can vary between $34,000 to $169,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Scientist salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Aurora, CO
12 income tax records
$99,500/yr
$68K – $118K
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Longmont, CO
23 income tax records
$98,500/yr
$87K – $121K
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Louisville, CO
12 income tax records
$89,500/yr
$64K – $111K
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Colorado Springs, CO
10 income tax records
$87,000/yr
$71K – $108K
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Golden, CO
18 income tax records
$85,500/yr
$74K – $107K
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Arvada, CO
19 income tax records
$79,000/yr
$71K – $101K
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Littleton, CO
12 income tax records
$76,000/yr
$70K – $89K
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Boulder, CO
67 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$58K – $102K
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Broomfield, CO
18 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$45K – $83K
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Denver, CO
68 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$54K – $81K
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Fort Collins, CO
26 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$50K – $84K

Scientist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Alliance For Sustainable Energ, Colorado
24 income tax records
$106,500/yr
$76K – $116K
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National Finance Center, Colorado
12 income tax records
$102,500/yr
$74K – $129K
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Department Of The Interior, Colorado
10 income tax records
$96,000/yr
$84K – $111K
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University For Atm, Colorado
23 income tax records
$89,500/yr
$82K – $98K
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University Of California, Colorado
55 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$46K – $83K
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Colorado State University, Colorado
11 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$46K – $70K

Scientist demographics in Colorado

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40% are single
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60% are married
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39% have kids
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60% own a home

Scientist salaries by age

$0
$27,875
$55,750
$83,625
$111,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Scientists in Colorado

362 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a scientist in Colorado is $76,000 per year. Scientist salaries in Colorado can vary between $34,000 to $169,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 362 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for scientists in Colorado: Alliance For Sustainable Energ ($106,500 a year), National Finance Center ($102,500 a year), and Department of The Interior ($96,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists in Colorado: Aurora, CO ($99,500 a year), Longmont, CO ($98,500 a year), and Louisville, CO ($89,500 a year).
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.