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$87,154

Average Base Salary

$42/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,519

Average Bonus
The average research physicist salary in Colorado, United States is $87,154 or an hourly rate of $42. This is 1% higher (+$1,125) than the average research physicist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,519.
Salary by Experience

$66,808

Entry Level Salary

$106,406

Senior Level Salary
An entry level research physicist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $66,808. On the other end, a senior level research physicist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $106,406.
Job Description
Conduct research into physical phenomena, develop theories on the basis of observation and experiments, and devise methods to apply physical laws and theories. Excludes “Biochemists and Biophysicists” (19-1021).
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