Engineering Schools
In Denver, Colorado

The city of Denver has 2 schools where engineering faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the engineering academic community in Denver, and the future trends. Academia in engineering includes engineering training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering
  • Masters degree in Engineering
  • PhD degree in Engineering


Professional Trends

Denver Vs. Colorado Engineering Employment

Denver 14,730
Colorado 40,550

Exactly 14,730 of the 26,740 engineering professionals employed in Colorado, work in Denver. There has been a 24% decline in the number of engineering professionals in Denver between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for engineering professionals in Denver has decreased, overall employment in Denver has increased.

Denver Vs. Colorado Engineering employment growth

37,500 41,540 43,580 44,490 26,740
19,370 22,560 22,650 25,490 14,730
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Denver

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Denver

$70,242 $73,909 $76,165 $76,346 $75,254
$43,990 $45,610 $47,150 $48,560 $49,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Denver
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Denver

Salaries for engineering professionals in Denver have increased. In 2010 Denver engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $75,254. Engineering professionals in Denver made a yearly average salary of $70,242, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of engineering professionals in Denver is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Denver

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Engineering professionals in Denver earn a median salary of $72,601 per year. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $47,718 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $105,057 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Denver

Civil Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Software Engineering
Computer Engineering

On average engineering professional salaries in Denver are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Denver


Many of Denver's engineering professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited engineering schools in the city.

Engineering Programs Offered In Denver


There are a total of 17 degree and certificate programs in engineering offered by Denver's engineering schools.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Denver


In 2010 approximately 182 students graduated from engineering courses.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Denver, Colorado

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