The average salary for a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Denver, Colorado is $62,510 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Tax Preparation, Tax Consulting, and Tax Compliance.

$43,252 - $123,365
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$43K
$63K
$120K
MEDIAN: $62,510
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$43,252 - $123,365  
   
Bonus
$6,000  
Profit Sharing
$4,913  
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$43,543 - $123,650  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 31

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About Denver, Colorado

Denver County, Colorado
682,545
Male:
341,137 (50.0%)
Female:
341,408 (50.0%)
Denver (/ˈdɛnvər/), officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado. Denver is located in the South Platte River Valley on the western edge of the High Plains just east of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. The Denver downtown district is located immediately east of the confluence of Cherry Creek with the South Platte River, approximately 12 mi (19 km) east of the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Denver is nicknamed the Mile-High City because its official elevation is exactly one mile (5,280 ft or 1,610 m) above sea level, making it one of the highest major cities in the United States. The 105th meridian west of Greenwich, the longitudinal reference for the Mountain Time Zone, passes directly through Denver Union Station. Denver is ranked as a Beta- world city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. With a 2015 estimated...
Denver:
$58,003
Colorado:
$63,909
$1,094
Denver:
$316,700
Colorado:
$283,800
3.2%

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Pay by Experience Level for Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 105%

Experienced
up arrow 30%

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

National Average
$64,000


Skills That Affect Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salaries

Tax Preparation
up arrow 18%

Tax Consulting
up arrow 13%

Tax Compliance
up arrow 13%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 2%

National Average
$64,000

Bookkeeping
up arrow 3%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 7%

Auditing
up arrow 11%

Compliance (Financial)
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
medical benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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