Landscape Architects Salary Information in Colorado

The average annual and hourly salaries for landscape architects in the state of Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of landscape architects among Colorado cities 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 Landscape Architects in Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,640
25th Percentile Wage
$63,710
50th Percentile Wage
$77,010
75th Percentile Wage
$93,800
90th Percentile Wage
$102,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for landscape architects in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $102,900. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $77,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $43,640.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20.98
25th Percentile Wage
$30.63
50th Percentile Wage
$37.02
75th Percentile Wage
$45.10
90th Percentile Wage
$49.47

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for landscape architects in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $49.47. The median hourly salary is $37.02. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20.98.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of landscape architects from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201677,0103.88%10.54%
201574,0200.72%-
201473,4905.48%-
201369,4600.82%-
201268,890--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Landscape Architects in Colorado Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of landscape architects in some Colorado cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of landscape architects in state of Colorado ranges from $65,850 to $89,100. The highest paying area for landscape architects in Colorado is Denver-Aurora-Broomfield with a median annual salary of $89,100. The second highest paying city/area in Colorado State is Fort Collins-Loveland (mean annual salary $67,790). The lowest paying area is Boulder with a median annual salary of $65,850.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$89,100
Fort Collins-Loveland
$67,790
Boulder
$65,850


Related:

Highest paying cities for landscape architects

Highest paying industries for landscape architects.