Computer Systems Analyst Salary Information in Colorado

The average annual and hourly salaries for computer systems analysts in the state of Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of computer systems analysts amongst Colorado 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Computer Systems Analysts in Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$140,590
75th Percentile Wage
$111,290
50th Percentile Wage
$86,660
25th Percentile Wage
$68,870
10th Percentile Wage
$56,940

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer systems analysts in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $140,590. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,660. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $56,940.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$67.59
75th Percentile Wage
$53.50
50th Percentile Wage
$41.67
25th Percentile Wage
$33.11
10th Percentile Wage
$27.38

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for computer systems analysts in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $67.59. The median hourly salary is $41.67. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27.38.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $86,660 2.22%
2013 $84,780 0.32%
2012 $84,510 2.10%
2011 $82,770 1.06%
2010 $81,900 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for computer systems analysts in state of Colorado from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 5.81%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 0.32%. We also note that the average annual wage had a moderate growth of 2.10% in the year 2012 and a small increase of 1.06% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Computer Systems Analyst Wage in Colorado vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Computer Systems Analysts
$86,660
Information Security Analysts
$92,560
Computer Programmers
$83,510
Applications Software Developers
$98,910
Systems Software Developers
$104,680
Web Developers
$55,230
Database Administrators
$96,560

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Computer Systems Analysts in Colorado Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of computer systems analysts in some Colorado cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of computer systems analysts in state of Colorado ranges from $63,020 to $97,600. The highest paying area for computer systems analysts in Colorado is Colorado Springs with a median annual salary of $97,600. The second highest paying city/area in Colorado State is Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $97,200). The lowest paying area is Pueblo with a median annual salary of $63,020.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Colorado Springs
$97,600
Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$97,200
Boulder
$87,180
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$84,490
Fort Collins-Loveland
$83,060
Greeley
$82,730
Grand Junction
$78,040
West Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$67,530
Pueblo
$63,020

Computer Systems Analyst Salary by State

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