A Design Engineer in Denver, Colorado earns an average salary of $60,453 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

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MEDIAN: $60,453
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$51,499 - $83,191  
   
Bonus
$100.00 - $5,000  
Total Pay (?
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$51,860 - $82,625  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 42
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$27.78  
   
Overtime
$33.75  
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$100.00 - $5,000  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$51,860 - $82,625  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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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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Experience Affects Design Engineer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 25%

National Average
$60,000


Skills That Affect Design Engineer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 28%

SolidWorks
up arrow 3%

Matlab
up arrow 1%

Engineering Design
0%

National Average
$60,000

autodesk autocad
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 8%

AutoCAD
up arrow 9%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 11%

Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD)
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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