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The average department chair salary in Colorado, United States is $48,218 or an hourly rate of $23. This is 1% higher (+$623) than the average department chair salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $906.
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An entry level department chair (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $35,441. On the other end, a senior level department chair (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $68,194.
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Teach courses in drama, music, and the arts including fine and applied art, such as painting and sculpture, or design and crafts. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

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