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Fast Facts for Mechanical Engineers in Colorado

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

Salaries for Mechanical Engineers in Colorado

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

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More Colorado Mechanical Engineering Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Boulder
Doctorate
33,977
Fort Collins
Doctorate
31,856
Denver
Doctorate
23,960
Colorado Springs
Doctorate
12,559
Denver
Doctorate
11,614
Golden
Doctorate
6,069
USAFA
Bachelors
4,237

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Mechanical 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:
Mechanical Engineers

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

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Boulder820 $99,010
Colorado Springs320 $90,830
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood3070 $109,600
Fort Collins400 $89,950
Greeley90 $80,870
PuebloN/A $91,060

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