Colorado Civil Engineers: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Civil Engineers in Colorado

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Fast Facts for Civil Engineers in Colorado

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Fort Collins, Denver and Grand Junction
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Boulder, Colorado Springs and Greeley
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Denver, Fort Collins and Colorado Springs

Salaries for Civil Engineers in Colorado

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Denver, Boulder and Pueblo

Schools for Civil Engineers in Colorado are listed below.

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More Colorado Civil Engineering Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Colorado State University Fort Collins Doctorate & First Professional 27,569
United States Air Force Academy USAFA Bachelor 4,461
University of Colorado Denver Denver Doctorate 21,658
University of Colorado at Boulder Boulder Doctorate & First Professional 31,796

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Civil Engineers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Colorado. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Civil Engineers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Civil Engineers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Fort Collins 610 $77580 2.09
Grand Junction 170 $84500 1.41
Greeley 190 $86960 0.97
Boulder 510 $71990 1.5
Colorado Springs 600 $82060 1.15
Denver 5150 $80360 1.88
Aurora 5150 $80360 1.88
Lakewood 5150 $80360 1.88
Pueblo 350 $88140 3.09
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