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Natural Sciences Managers in Colorado

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Natural Sciences Managers in Colorado

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15.4% Jobs Projection
$127,080 Median Salary
130 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Natural Sciences Managers in Colorado are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Natural Sciences Managers in Colorado is growing faster than average.

  • Natural Sciences Managers in Colorado earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Natural Sciences Managers Work in Colorado?

There were approximately 1,230 workers employed as Natural Sciences Managers in this state in 2018.

There were 1,230 Natural Sciences Managers employed in this state in 2017.

The amount of jobs between 2017 and 2018 is holding steady.


The typical state has 500 Natural Sciences Managers working in it, which means Colorado has more Natural Sciences Managers than average.


Job Projections for Colorado

Jobs for Natural Sciences Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 15.4% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 9.9%.


Colorado Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 130 annual job openings, and 1,570 total jobs in 2026 for Natural Sciences Managers in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 5,200 annual jobs and 62,300 total jobs in 2026.

What do Natural Sciences Managers Make in Colorado?

In 2018 wages for Natural Sciences Managers ranged from $82,640 to $208,000 with $127,080 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $39.73 to $100. The median hourly rate was $61.1.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $62.76 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $1.66.

The median salary in Colorado is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Colorado Metros for Natural Sciences Managers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Natural Sciences Managers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO 650 $123,500
Boulder, CO 250 $159,730
Fort Collins, CO 220 $123,360

Top States for Natural Sciences Managers Employment

The table below shows the states where most Natural Sciences Managers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 7,870 $150,350
Pennsylvania 4,480 $130,970
Massachusetts 4,040 $164,590
Maryland 3,370 $137,500
North Carolina 2,960 $140,600
Texas 2,620 $117,130
Illinois 1,950 $113,180
Washington 1,810 $141,360
Indiana 1,720 $54,350
Michigan 1,570 $99,440
Minnesota 1,490 $117,190
New York 1,360 $124,560
Virginia 1,270 $126,060
Oregon 1,250 $104,160
Colorado 1,230 $127,080
District of Columbia 1,200 $133,700
Utah 1,200 $86,880
Arizona 1,060 $93,240
Ohio 1,000 $120,720
Missouri 670 $104,550

Below are the states where Natural Sciences Managers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New Jersey $166,190
Massachusetts $164,590
Connecticut $156,340
California $150,350
Washington $141,360
North Carolina $140,600
Maryland $137,500
District of Columbia $133,700
Pennsylvania $130,970
Colorado $127,080


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