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The average drilling & recovery petroleum engineer salary in Colorado, United States is $115,188 or an equivalent hourly rate of $55. This is 1% higher (+$1,488) than the average drilling & recovery petroleum engineer salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $4,631. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Colorado, United States.