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Engineer salary in Lakewood, CO

How much does an Engineer make in Lakewood, CO?

Average base salary

above national average
Average $101,085
Low $69,300
High $147,448
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a engineer is $101,085 per year in Lakewood, CO. 41 salaries reported, updated at March 16, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in Lakewood, CO

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1 to 2 years
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Top companies for Engineers in Lakewood, CO

  1. IBM
    32,063 reviews5 salaries reported
    $147,713per year
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Highest paying cities for Engineers near Lakewood, CO

  1. Colorado Springs, CO
    $111,511 per year
    261 salaries reported
  2. Littleton, CO
    $110,858 per year
    55 salaries reported
  3. Boulder, CO
    $104,539 per year
    119 salaries reported
  1. Fort Collins, CO
    $104,508 per year
    40 salaries reported
  2. Lakewood, CO
    $101,085 per year
    41 salaries reported
  3. Denver, CO
    $93,183 per year
    585 salaries reported
  1. Englewood, CO
    $92,182 per year
    32 salaries reported
  2. Centennial, CO
    $90,810 per year
    23 salaries reported
  3. Aurora, CO
    $90,621 per year
    43 salaries reported
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Where can an Engineer earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Engineers

Most recommended skill

Cisco ISE(earn +40.49% more)

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 22366.67% since 2018. Engineers with this skill earn +40.49% more than the average base salary, which is $101,085 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
20171increase by 1
20189increase by 800.00%
20192022increase by 22366.67%

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Top specialties
Top certifications
Top fields of study
Computer Science Degree

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
152 jobs248
563 jobs919
34 jobs53
246 jobs398
167 jobs206
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Most common benefits for Engineers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock ownership plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Stock options
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 8,890 ratings

62% of Engineers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Lakewood, CO?

Software Engineer

1,819 job openings

Average $93,494 per year

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Common questions about salaries for an Engineer

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