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Civil Engineering Schools
In Denver, Colorado

There are 2 civil engineering schools in Denver for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the civil engineering academic community in Denver, and the future trends. Academia in civil engineering includes civil engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Denver Vs. Colorado Civil Engineering Employment

Denver 6,430
Colorado 10,780

Of the 10,780 civil engineering professionals employed in Colorado, 6,430 work in Denver. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of civil engineering professionals in Denver has shrunk by 11%. As the number of civil engineering professionals in Denver has decreased, overall employment in Denver has increased.

Denver Vs. Colorado Civil Engineering employment growth

12,000 11,730 11,550 11,890 10,780
7,250 7,490 7,270 7,360 6,430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Denver

Civil Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Denver

$55,370 $57,780 $59,210 $58,717 $60,147
$43,990 $45,610 $47,150 $48,560 $49,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Civil Engineering in Denver
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Denver

As the number of civil engineering professionals in Denver has shrunk, salaries for civil engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $60,147 per year was earned by civil engineering professionals in Denver. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for civil engineering professionals in Denver was $55,370 per year. The growth in the salary of civil engineering professionals in Denver is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Civil engineering professionals in Denver

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75th percentile
90th percentile

Civil engineering professionals make a median salary of $58,863 per year in Denver. The 10% of civil engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,383 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $84,780 per year.

Average Salaries for Civil engineering professionals and related professions in Denver

Civil Engineering
Construction Management

Denver civil engineering professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Civil Engineering schools in Denver


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

Civil Engineering Programs Offered In Denver


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in civil engineering offered by Denver's civil engineering schools.

Student Completed Civil Engineering Degrees In Denver


Approximately 53 students completed civil engineering courses in 2010.

Civil Engineering Faculty Salaries in Denver, Colorado

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