Biological Technician Salary Information in Boulder, Colorado

The annual and hourly salary statistics of biological technicians in Boulder, Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of biological technicians in Boulder is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Biological Technicians in Boulder, Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,880
25th Percentile Wage
$43,410
50th Percentile Wage
$53,200
75th Percentile Wage
$62,990
90th Percentile Wage
$74,100

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for biological technicians in Boulder, Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $74,100. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $53,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $35,880.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of biological technicians from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$53,200
6.07% 15.06%
2016
$49,970
6.52% -
2015
$46,710
1.01% -
2014
$46,240
-13.28% -
2013
$52,380
13.73% -
2012
$45,190
- -

Table 3. Compare Biological Technician Salary in Boulder with Other Colorado Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $53,200, Boulder is the highest paying city for biological technicians in state of Colorado, followed by Colorado Springs (median annual salary $51,840). In comparison, the median annual salary of biological technicians in Boulder is 2.6 percent (2.6%) higher than that in Colorado Springs.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Boulder
$53,200
Colorado Springs
$51,840
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$47,360
East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$42,690
Fort Collins-Loveland
$41,620
West Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$41,010
Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$36,630



See also: Top paying jobs in Boulder, Colorado.