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The average head of research & development salary in Colorado, United States is $204,121 or an equivalent hourly rate of $98. This is 2% higher (+$3,183) than the average head of research & development salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $24,535. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Colorado, United States.