Colorado Colleges

In Colorado state, there are 118 colleges and universities. Next table shows general information about colleges in Colorado state.
Colorado State Colleges General Information
Number of Schools118
Public34
Private not-for-profit19
Private for-profit65
4 Years or more55
2-4 Years51
Less Than 2 Years12
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
Instructor1,652 $5,176 $62,113
Lecturer376 $4,505 $54,063
No academic rank759 $4,923 $59,071
All instructional staff total9,347 $5,595 $67,145
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 total21,557 $4,511 $54,128
Postsecondary Teachers - Research1,684 $5,047 $60,568
Postsecondary Teachers - Public service212 $5,768 $69,213
Librarians, Curators, Archivists, other teaching and Instructional support1,620 $3,800 $45,595
Management3,307 $7,371 $88,454
Business and Financial Operations1,685 $4,295 $51,536
Computer, Engineering, and Science2,430 $5,232 $62,781
Community Service, Legal, Arts, and Media1,504 $4,251 $51,013
Healthcare Practioners and Technical261 $4,384 $52,609
Service2,025 $2,579 $30,953
Sales and related237 $3,766 $45,189
Office and Administrative Support5,077 $3,567 $42,800
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