How does your paycheck compare? From Denver’s firefighters and fast-food cooks to politicians and power brokers, we’ll tell you what they make. The answers might surprise you.
You want to know, but you're too polite to ask. Good thing we're not.
To find out how much people in Denver are making, we searched public documents, talked to industry insiders, and just plain asked. In the case of nonprofit employees and executives of public companies, we printed salary plus bonus from the most recent year available. Our regional salary averages are from the U.S. Department of Labor.