Engineering Technicians in Colorado
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You’re in luck! Jobs for Engineering Technicians in Colorado are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Engineering Technicians in Colorado is growing faster than average.
Engineering Technicians in Colorado earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Engineering Technicians Work in Colorado?
There were approximately 1,530 workers employed as Engineering Technicians in this state in 2018.
There were 1,620 Engineering Technicians employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 90 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 950 Engineering Technicians working in it, which means Colorado has more Engineering Technicians than average.
Job Projections for Colorado
Jobs for Engineering Technicians in this state are growing at a rate of 14.7% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 5.2%.
Colorado Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 140 annual job openings, and 1,790 total jobs in 2026 for Engineering Technicians in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 7,100 annual jobs and 80,800 total jobs in 2026.
What do Engineering Technicians Make in Colorado?
In 2018 wages for Engineering Technicians ranged from $35,420 to $95,070 with $62,910 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $17.03 to $45.71. The median hourly rate was $30.24.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $30.15 an hour.
The hourly rate grew by $0.09.
The median salary in Colorado is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Colorado Metros for Engineering Technicians
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Engineering Technicians.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Colorado Springs, CO||130||$67,200|
Top States for Engineering Technicians Employment
View the list below to see where most Engineering Technicians work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Engineering Technicians get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$95,130|
Related Careers in CO
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|Occupation||CO Employment Total|
|Electrical and Electronics Engineering Technicians||1,800|
|Civil Engineering Technicians||1,370|
|Industrial Engineering Technicians||1,260|
|Mechanical Engineering Technicians||500|
|Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians||340|
|Environmental Engineering Technicians||300|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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