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$60,129

Average Base Salary

$29/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,179

Average Bonus
The average forensic specialist salary in Colorado, United States is $60,129 or an hourly rate of $29. This is 0% lower (+$59) than the average forensic specialist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,179.
Salary by Experience

$35,356

Entry Level Salary

$71,778

Senior Level Salary
An entry level forensic specialist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $35,356. On the other end, a senior level forensic specialist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $71,778.

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Job Description
Collect, identify, classify, and analyze physical evidence related to criminal investigations. Perform tests on weapons or substances, such as fiber, hair, and tissue to determine significance to investigation. May testify as expert witnesses on evidence or crime laboratory techniques. May serve as specialists in area of expertise, such as ballistics, fingerprinting, handwriting, or biochemistry.
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