Civil Engineering Technician Salary Information in Colorado

The average annual and hourly salaries for civil engineering technicians in the state of Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of civil engineering 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Civil Engineering Technicians in Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,500
25th Percentile Wage
$33,620
50th Percentile Wage
$44,120
75th Percentile Wage
$60,210
90th Percentile Wage
$74,620

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for civil engineering technicians in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $74,620. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $44,120. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,500.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.70
25th Percentile Wage
$16.16
50th Percentile Wage
$21.21
75th Percentile Wage
$28.95
90th Percentile Wage
$35.88

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for civil engineering technicians in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $35.88. The median hourly salary is $21.21. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.70.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of civil engineering technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201644,120-5.85%-23.64%
201546,700-9.83%-
201451,290-5.11%-
201353,910-1.19%-
201254,550--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Civil Engineering Technicians in Colorado Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of civil engineering technicians in some Colorado cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of civil engineering technicians in state of Colorado ranges from $34,090 to $62,680. The highest paying area for civil engineering technicians in Colorado is Grand Junction with a median annual salary of $62,680. The second highest paying city/area in Colorado State is Pueblo (mean annual salary $57,710). The lowest paying area is Fort Collins-Loveland with a median annual salary of $34,090.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Grand Junction
$62,680
Pueblo
$57,710
Boulder
$53,250
West Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$49,220
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$43,040
Colorado Springs
$38,100
Fort Collins-Loveland
$34,090


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