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2021 Highest Paid Engineering Technologies Graduates in Colorado

322 Bachelor's Degrees
$57,250 Avg Salary
$34,226 Avg Student Debt

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Highest Paid Engineering Technologies Graduates in ColoradoIn 2018-2019, 322 bachelor's degrees were awarded to engineering technologies students who went to a Colorado college or university. This makes it the #22 most popular major in the state. This means that of the 19,475 bachelor's that were awarded in the country, 1.7% were from a college or university in the state. The engineering tech school you choose to invest your time and money in matters. To help you make the decision that is right for you, we've developed a number of major-specific rankings, including this list of the Highest Paid Engineering Tech Graduates.

For this year's Highest Paid Engineering Technologies Graduates in Colorado ranking, we looked at 3 colleges that offer a bachelor's in engineering tech.

The numbers used in this ranking are early career salaries, which we define to be 10 years after a student started college. This is the salary typically earned 4-6 years after graduation, but may be different depending on how long a person takes to complete their degree.

Comparing Average Salaries of Engineering Technologies Majors

After graduating, engineering technologies majors that go to school in Colorado go on to jobs making an average of $57,250 per year. This is great news for these degree holders since it is 44% more than the national average of $39,802 for typical college graduates!

This salary is in the same ballpark as the national average of $55,227 for those students who obtain a bachelor's degree in engineering tech.

Average Salary for Engineering Tech Graduates from Schools in Colorado  57,250
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114,600
Average Salary for Engineering Tech Graduates from Schools Nationwide  55,227
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114,600
National Average Salary for All College Grads (Regardless of Major)  39,802
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114,600

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2021 Highest Paid Engineering Technologies Grads in Colorado

Below you'll see a list of the colleges and universities that produce the highest paid engineering technologies majors.

Best Schools for Highly Paid Engineering Tech Graduates in Colorado

The #1 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Colorado State University - Fort Collins. Located in the midsize city of Fort Collins, Colorado State is a public school with a very large student population.

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DeVry University - Colorado

Westminster, CO

Our rankings recognize DeVry University - Colorado as the #2 school in this year's rankings. DeVry University - Colorado is a fairly small private for-profit school located in the large suburb of Westminster.

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Colorado State University - Pueblo comes in at #2 in this year's ranking. Located in the midsize city of Pueblo, Colorado State University - Pueblo is a public school with a medium-sized student population.

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Metropolitan State University of Denver earned the #3 spot in our 2021 rankings. Located in the city of Denver, MSU Denver is a public college with a very large student population.

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Colorado Mesa University

Grand Junction, CO

The #4 spot in this year's ranking belongs to Colorado Mesa University. Located in the small city of Grand Junction, Colorado Mesa is a public school with a moderately-sized student population.

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Best Engineering Technologies Colleges in the Rocky Mountains Region

Explore all the Best Engineering Technologies Schools in the Rocky Mountains Area or other specific states within that region.

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Idaho 34 152
Utah 33 248
Montana 31 90

Engineering Tech Majors to Study

Major Annual Graduates
Construction Engineering Technology 175
Mechanical Engineering Technology 72
Civil Engineering Technology 49
Electronics Engineering Technology 23
Environmental Control Technology 3

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Related Major Annual Graduates
Engineering 3,076
Biological & Biomedical Sciences 2,873
Computer & Information Sciences 1,972
Physical Sciences 655
Mathematics & Statistics 541

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Notes and References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to KUKA Systems GmbH.

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