Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Network and Computer Systems Administrators in Colorado

Find Schools Near

Network and Computer Systems Administrators in Colorado

Considering a career as a Network and Computer Systems Administrator in Colorado?

19.6% Jobs Projection
$81,230 Median Salary
960 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Network and Computer Systems Administrators in Colorado are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Network and Computer Systems Administrators in Colorado is growing faster than average.

  • Network and Computer Systems Administrators in Colorado earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Network and Computer Systems Administrators Work in Colorado?

In Colorado, there were 11,610 people working as Network and Computer Systems Administrators in the year 2018.

There were 10,600 Network and Computer Systems Administrators employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 1,010 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

undefined

The typical state has 3,850 Network and Computer Systems Administrators working in it, which means Colorado has more Network and Computer Systems Administrators than average.

undefined

Job Projections for Colorado

Jobs for Network and Computer Systems Administrators in this state are growing at a rate of 19.6% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 6.1%.

undefined

Colorado Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 960 annual job openings, and a total of 13,530 jobs for Colorado Network and Computer Systems Administrators in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 27,000 annual jobs and 415,300 total jobs in 2026.

What do Network and Computer Systems Administrators Make in Colorado?

In 2018 wages for Network and Computer Systems Administrators ranged from $50,930 to $123,920 with $81,230 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $24.49 to $59.58. The median hourly rate was $39.06.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $39.27 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $0.21.

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

undefined

Top Colorado Metros for Network and Computer Systems Administrators

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Network and Computer Systems Administrators.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO 7,470 $84,000
Colorado Springs, CO 1,500 $74,990
Boulder, CO 920 $90,860
Fort Collins, CO 540 $75,300
Greeley, CO 260 $64,890
Grand Junction, CO 140 $77,020
Pueblo, CO 120 $62,490

Top States for Network and Computer Systems Administrators Employment

The table below shows the states where most Network and Computer Systems Administrators work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 36,900 $93,810
Texas 35,100 $84,640
New York 25,940 $90,100
Florida 18,780 $75,170
Virginia 18,520 $89,350
Maryland 16,220 $102,330
Pennsylvania 12,760 $75,240
New Jersey 12,370 $92,670
Ohio 12,090 $75,190
North Carolina 11,690 $81,370
Illinois 11,640 $82,940
Colorado 11,610 $81,230
Georgia 10,040 $82,930
Washington 8,920 $89,430
Massachusetts 8,880 $86,770
Missouri 7,620 $78,150
Minnesota 7,610 $82,310
Arizona 7,330 $79,470
Michigan 7,240 $74,870
Wisconsin 6,980 $71,560

Below are the states where Network and Computer Systems Administrators get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Maryland $102,330
District of Columbia $97,600
California $93,810
New Jersey $92,670
Connecticut $90,490
New York $90,100
Washington $89,430
Virginia $89,350
Rhode Island $87,290
Massachusetts $86,770

You may also be interested in the following careers:

Occupation CO Employment Total

What Major Will Prepare You For a Network and Computer Systems Administrator Career?

References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited colleges across the U.S.