Managers in Colorado
Considering a career as a Manager in Colorado?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Managers in Colorado are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Managers in Colorado is growing faster than average.
Managers in Colorado earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Managers Work in Colorado?
There were approximately 8,940 workers employed as Managers in this state in 2018.
There were 7,930 Managers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 1,010 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 5,175 Managers working in it, which means Colorado has more Managers than average.
Job Projections for Colorado
Jobs for Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 16.3% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.0%.
Colorado Annual Job Openings
The BLS is projecting 1,760 annual Managers job openings in Colorado, and 23,140 total jobs in the year 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 79,200 annual jobs and 1,071,700 total jobs in 2026.
What do Managers Make in Colorado?
In 2018 wages for Managers ranged from $75,210 to $207,400 with $127,750 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $36.16 to $99.71. The median hourly rate was $61.42.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $59.24 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate grew by $2.18.
The median salary in Colorado is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Colorado Metros for Managers
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Managers.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Colorado Springs, CO||980||$111,150|
|Fort Collins, CO||290||$126,850|
|Grand Junction, CO||120||$101,420|
Top States for Managers Employment
The table below shows the states where most Managers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||19,910||$141,320|
Below are the states where Managers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$141,320|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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