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Vocational Education Professors in Colorado

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22.0% Jobs Projection
$53,060 Median Salary
280 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Vocational Education Professors in Colorado are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Vocational Education Professors in Colorado is growing faster than average.

  • Vocational Education Professors in Colorado earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Vocational Education Professors Work in Colorado?

2,050 people worked as Vocational Education Professors in 2018 in this state.

There were 2,280 Vocational Education Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 230 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

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The typical state has 1,740 Vocational Education Professors working in it, which means Colorado has more Vocational Education Professors than average.

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Job Projections for Colorado

Jobs for Vocational Education Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 22.0% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 1.4%.

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Colorado Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 280 annual job openings, and 3,110 total jobs in 2026 for Vocational Education Professors in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 9,800 annual jobs and 129,800 total jobs in 2026.

What do Vocational Education Professors Make in Colorado?

In 2018 wages for Vocational Education Professors ranged from $33,000 to $84,680 with $53,060 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $15.87 to $40.71. The median hourly rate was $25.51.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $24.76 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $0.75.

The median salary in Colorado is higher than the nationwide median salary.

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Top Colorado Metros for Vocational Education Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Vocational Education Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO 890 $53,430
Colorado Springs, CO 330 $57,420
Greeley, CO 130 $53,240
Pueblo, CO 120 $39,660
Fort Collins, CO 110 $43,110
Grand Junction, CO 100 $44,180
Boulder, CO 40 $37,830

Top States for Vocational Education Professors Employment

View the list below to see where most Vocational Education Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Texas 10,600 $50,410
California 9,420 $61,830
North Carolina 7,380 $53,200
Florida 6,040 $55,350
Pennsylvania 4,950 $52,570
Illinois 4,880 $49,320
Washington 4,450 $58,190
Georgia 3,840 $49,860
New York 3,630 $61,680
Ohio 3,370 $59,480
Arizona 3,050 $51,740
Utah 2,870 $46,720
Oklahoma 2,750 $54,270
New Jersey 2,720 $57,620
Minnesota 2,650 $56,310
Michigan 2,300 $55,710
Virginia 2,270 $50,660
Massachusetts 2,130 $58,220
Colorado 2,050 $53,060
Indiana 2,050 $43,890

Below are the states where Vocational Education Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Alaska $79,710
Wisconsin $71,960
District of Columbia $68,740
Hawaii $64,650
Wyoming $63,240
California $61,830
New York $61,680
Iowa $59,820
Ohio $59,480
Oregon $59,200

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