Chemical Technician Salary Information in Colorado

The average annual and hourly salaries for chemical technicians in the state of Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of chemical technicians among Colorado metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Chemical Technicians in Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,720
25th Percentile Wage
$36,080
50th Percentile Wage
$45,660
75th Percentile Wage
$57,780
90th Percentile Wage
$70,520

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chemical technicians in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $70,520. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $45,660. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $29,720.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$45,660
6.75% 16.14%
2016
$42,580
-4.09% -
2015
$44,320
6.43% -
2014
$41,470
-5.04% -
2013
$43,560
12.10% -
2012
$38,290
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Chemical Technicians in Colorado Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of chemical technicians in some Colorado cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of chemical technicians in state of Colorado ranges from $35,660 to $62,070. The highest paying area for chemical technicians in Colorado is Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $62,070. The second highest paying city/area in Colorado State is West Colorado nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $54,120). The lowest paying area is Colorado Springs with a median annual salary of $35,660.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$62,070
West Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$54,120
Fort Collins-Loveland
$51,850
Greeley
$49,700
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$47,900
Boulder
$44,450
Grand Junction
$41,450
Pueblo
$40,640
Colorado Springs
$35,660




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