For many people who want a rewarding job that pays well, a bachelor's degree is a key goal. In top-paying professions, employers typically want applicants with a four-year degree at least.

But college is not for everyone -- there's the cost and the time, and not everyone is a good student.

And the fact is, many high-paying jobs don't demand a diploma.

So what are the highest-paying jobs you can get in the Denver area without a bachelor’s degree?

Here's your answer.

We've identified more than two dozen jobs available in metro Denver that pay anywhere between $70,000 and $120,000 a year on average, and for which employers usually don't require a four-year degree, according to a DBJ analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data.

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