Forest and Conservation Technician Salary Information in Colorado

The average annual and hourly salaries for forest and conservation technicians in the state of Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of forest and conservation technicians among 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Forest and Conservation Technicians in Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,320
25th Percentile Wage
$29,370
50th Percentile Wage
$32,860
75th Percentile Wage
$44,760
90th Percentile Wage
$56,390

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for forest and conservation technicians in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $56,390. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $32,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,320.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$32,860
1.64% 4.69%
2016
$32,320
1.18% -
2015
$31,940
0.97% -
2014
$31,630
0.98% -
2013
$31,320
0.00% -
2012
$31,320
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Forest and Conservation Technicians in Colorado Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of forest and conservation technicians in some Colorado cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of forest and conservation technicians in state of Colorado ranges from $31,620 to $38,000. The highest paying area for forest and conservation technicians in Colorado is Greeley with a median annual salary of $38,000. The second highest paying city/area in Colorado State is Denver-Aurora-Broomfield (mean annual salary $35,750). The lowest paying area is Central Colorado nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $31,620.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Greeley
$38,000
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$35,750
Fort Collins-Loveland
$35,580
Boulder
$35,580
East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$32,860
West Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$32,860
Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$32,850
Colorado Springs
$32,380
Central Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$31,620




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