Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Structural Engineers in Denver, Colo. generally obtain higher compensation for more plentiful past experience. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $58K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $80K. Denver Structural Engineers who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $90K. Structural Engineers in Denver, Colo. who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $100K on average.