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$94,480

Average Base Salary

$45/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,967

Average Bonus
The average scientist atmospheric salary in Colorado, United States is $94,480 or an equivalent hourly rate of $45. This is 0% lower (+$325) than the average scientist atmospheric salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,967. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Colorado, United States.
Salary by Experience

$58,246

Entry Level Salary

$119,473

Senior Level Salary
An entry level scientist atmospheric (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $58,246. On the other end, a senior level scientist atmospheric (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $119,473.

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Job Description
Investigate atmospheric phenomena and interpret meteorological data, gathered by surface and air stations, satellites, and radar to prepare reports and forecasts for public and other uses. Includes weather analysts and forecasters whose functions require the detailed knowledge of meteorology.
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