Computer Hardware Engineers in Colorado
Considering a career as a Computer Hardware Engineer in Colorado?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Computer Hardware Engineers in Colorado are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Computer Hardware Engineers in Colorado is growing faster than average.
Computer Hardware Engineers in Colorado earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Computer Hardware Engineers Work in Colorado?
There were approximately 3,880 workers employed as Computer Hardware Engineers in this state in 2018.
There were 3,630 Computer Hardware Engineers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 250 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 705 Computer Hardware Engineers working in it, which means Colorado has more Computer Hardware Engineers than average.
Job Projections for Colorado
Jobs for Computer Hardware Engineers in this state are growing at a rate of 18.8% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 5.4%.
Colorado Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 320 annual job openings, and a total of 4,490 jobs for Colorado Computer Hardware Engineers in 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 5,100 annual jobs and 77,600 total jobs in 2026.
What do Computer Hardware Engineers Make in Colorado?
In 2018 wages for Computer Hardware Engineers ranged from $68,680 to $168,390 with $116,010 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $33.02 to $80.96. The median hourly rate was $55.78.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $56.2 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate declined by $0.42.
The median salary in Colorado is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Colorado Metros for Computer Hardware Engineers
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Computer Hardware Engineers.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Colorado Springs, CO||710||$114,610|
|Fort Collins, CO||430||$136,250|
Top States for Computer Hardware Engineers Employment
View the list below to see where most Computer Hardware Engineers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Computer Hardware Engineers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$126,280|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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