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The average scientist research operational salary in Colorado, United States is $115,470 or an equivalent hourly rate of $56. This is 1% higher (+$1,542) than the average scientist research operational salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $7,355. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Colorado, United States.
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An entry level scientist research operational (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $86,023. On the other end, a senior level scientist research operational (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $174,231.

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Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as life sciences, physical sciences, mathematics, statistics, and research and development in these fields. Excludes “Architecture and Engineering Managers" (11-9041) and "Computer and Information Systems Managers" (11-3021).

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