Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operator, and Tender Salary Information in Boulder, Colorado

The annual and hourly salary statistics of mixing and blending machine setters, operators, and tenders in Boulder, Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of mixing and blending machine setters, operators, and tenders in Boulder is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders in Boulder, Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,620
25th Percentile Wage
$28,900
50th Percentile Wage
$33,690
75th Percentile Wage
$41,630
90th Percentile Wage
$56,540

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mixing and blending machine setters, operators, and tenders in Boulder, Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $56,540. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $33,690. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,620.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of mixing and blending machine setters, operators, and tenders from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$33,690
-9.56% -9.56%
2016
$36,910
-6.04% -
2014
$39,140
9.15% -
2013
$35,560
-3.80% -
2012
$36,910
- -

Table 3. Compare Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operator, and Tender Salary in Boulder with Other Colorado Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $33,690, Boulder is the second highest paying city for mixing and blending machine setters, operators, and tenders in state of Colorado, following the highest paying city West Colorado nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $39,290). Compared with West Colorado nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of mixing and blending machine setters, operators, and tenders in Boulder is 14.3 percent (14.3%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
West Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$39,290
Boulder
$33,690
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$31,840
Greeley
$30,540
Grand Junction
$28,710
Fort Collins-Loveland
$25,580
East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$23,670



See also: Top paying jobs in Boulder, Colorado.