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Engineering Schools
In Colorado Springs, Colorado

Engineering faculty can choose to work at one of 3 engineering schools in Colorado Springs. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in engineering in the city of Colorado Springs, which encompasses engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Colorado Springs Vs. Colorado Engineering Employment

Colorado Springs 3,130
Colorado 40,550

Exactly 3,130 of the 26,740 engineering professionals employed in Colorado, work in Colorado Springs. Between 2006 and 2010, in Colorado Springs, there has been a 44% decline in the number of engineering professionals. Overall employment in Colorado Springs has also decreased.

Colorado Springs Vs. Colorado Engineering employment growth

37,500 41,540 43,580 44,490 26,740
5,620 5,760 6,030 6,510 3,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Colorado Springs

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Colorado Springs

$67,983 $70,427 $71,199 $73,653 $76,149
$39,190 $40,960 $42,210 $43,790 $44,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Colorado Springs
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Colorado Springs

In Colorado Springs, salaries for engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 engineering professionals in Colorado Springs reportedly earned an average salary of $76,149 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for engineering professionals in Colorado Springs was $67,983 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Colorado Springs.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Colorado Springs

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Engineering professionals in Colorado Springs earn a median salary of $74,808 per year. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $51,552 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $97,627 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Colorado Springs

Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Software Engineering
Computer Engineering

On average engineering professionals in Colorado Springs earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Colorado Springs.

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Colorado Springs


Many of Colorado Springs' engineering professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited engineering schools in the city.

Engineering Programs Offered In Colorado Springs


Colorado Springs' engineering schools offer 8 engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Colorado Springs


Approximately 136 students completed engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Colorado Springs, Colorado

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