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17.1% Jobs Projection
$113,970 Median Salary
340 Job Openings

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

  • Projected employment for Computer Network Architects in Colorado is growing faster than average.

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

How Many Computer Network Architects Work in Colorado?

In 2018, there were 6,040 Computer Network Architects working in the state.

There were 4,960 Computer Network Architects employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 1,080 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Computer Network Architects in CO Employment Trend

The typical state has 1,240 Computer Network Architects working in it, which means Colorado has more Computer Network Architects than average.

Computer Network Architects in CO vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Colorado

Jobs for Computer Network Architects in this state are growing at a rate of 17.1% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 6.5%.

Job Projections for Computer Network Architects: Nation vs. CO

Colorado Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 340 annual job openings, and a total of 5,070 jobs for Colorado Computer Network Architects in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 11,700 annual jobs and 173,200 total jobs in 2026.

What do Computer Network Architects Make in Colorado?

In 2018 wages for Computer Network Architects ranged from $70,290 to $162,940 with $113,970 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $33.79 to $78.34. The median hourly rate was $54.8.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $53.07 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $1.73.

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

Computer Network Architects Earnings: CO vs. National Average

Top Colorado Metros for Computer Network Architects

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

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO 4,530 $118,110
Colorado Springs, CO 580 $100,020
Boulder, CO 530 $103,510
Fort Collins, CO 170 $103,840
Greeley, CO 110 $77,010

Top States for Computer Network Architects Employment

View the list below to see where most Computer Network Architects work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 16,650 $123,690
Texas 12,560 $120,820
Florida 10,280 $86,810
Virginia 9,700 $121,390
New York 8,660 $111,280
Pennsylvania 7,120 $99,860
Colorado 6,040 $113,970
Massachusetts 6,000 $121,050
Washington 5,800 $99,410
Georgia 5,390 $114,350
Maryland 5,340 $126,540
Illinois 5,310 $116,620
New Jersey 5,160 $125,020
Ohio 4,780 $96,530
North Carolina 4,730 $106,170
Indiana 3,620 $82,660
Michigan 3,300 $104,340
Minnesota 3,150 $108,640
Missouri 2,880 $98,100
Arizona 2,550 $100,440

Below are the states where Computer Network Architects get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Delaware $133,680
Maryland $126,540
New Jersey $125,020
New Hampshire $124,500
California $123,690
District of Columbia $123,590
Connecticut $121,500
Virginia $121,390
Massachusetts $121,050
Texas $120,820

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Occupation CO Employment Total
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 11,610
Database Administrators 2,710

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