Colorado Colleges

In Colorado state, there are 137 colleges and universities. Next table shows general information about colleges in Colorado state.
Colorado State Colleges General Information
Number of Schools137
Public34
Private not-for-profit20
Private for-profit83
4 Years or more62
2-4 Years58
Less Than 2 Years17
Next table shows the faculty (instructional Staff) average salary by academic rank. The average salary is calculated and weighted with for all 9, 10, 11, or 12-months contracted instructional staffs.
Average Faculty (Instructional Staff) Salary By Academic Rank At Colorado colleges
Academic RankHeadcountAverage Salary (Month)Average Salary (Annual)
Professor2,593 $8,630 $103,554
Associate professor1,983 $6,986 $83,837
Assistant professor1,984 $6,105 $73,256
Instructor1,686 $5,091 $61,098
Lecturer376 $4,505 $54,063
No academic rank866 $4,809 $57,709
All instructional staff total9,488 $5,412 $64,946
Next table summarizes non-instructional Staffs average salary and headcount by occupation.
Average Staffs Salary By Occupation At Colorado colleges
OccupationHeadcountAverage Salary (Month)Average Salary (Annual)
Non-instructional staff total22,909 $4,511 $54,135
Postsecondary Teachers - Research1,684 $5,047 $60,568
Postsecondary Teachers - Public service212 $5,768 $69,213
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, other teaching and Instructional support1,719 $3,834 $46,002
Management3,484 $7,399 $88,784
Business and Financial Operations1,874 $4,263 $51,158
Computer, Engineering, and Science2,453 $5,233 $62,795
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media1,600 $4,280 $51,356
Healthcare Practioners and Technical262 $4,383 $52,599
Service2,025 $2,579 $30,953
Sales and related834 $3,924 $47,084
Office and Administrative Support5,247 $3,558 $42,699
Natural Resources, Construction, and Maintenance1,093 $3,467 $41,603
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving422 $3,512 $42,144
Note again, you can access all staffs and faculties statistics including occupation, gender, race, and new hiring at Colorado colleges on Staff/Faculty Directory