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Teacher Jobs in Colorado

Teachers in the arts, languages, math, sciences, and special education are needed in the state of Colorado both at the elementary and secondary levels. Certified teachers earn a starting wage of $32,126. While this wage is lower to start than the state's per capita personal income, teacher salaries increase at regular intervals and with continuing education. Teachers seeking employment may have good fortune applying in the larger school districts like Jeffco Public Schools, Denver Public Schools, and Douglas County School District.

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Colorado Teacher Salary & Employment

Total Employed

26,510

Salary Range

$39,970 - $74,920

Elementary school teachers have a salary range between $39,970 to $74,920 a year in Colorado. There are around twenty six thousand employed elementary school teachers. Read about what it takes to become an elementary school teacher.

Elementary School Teachers
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Pueblo 710 $46,300
Grand Junction 670 $48,330
Denver, Aurora, Lakewood 12 $54,580
Colorado Springs 3 $46,110
Boulder 1 $59,800
Fort Collins 1 $51,150
Greeley 1 $46,830

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Elementary School Teachers (SOC Code: 25-2021)

Total Employed

1,330

Salary Range

$37,060 - $87,840

English teachers have a salary range between $37,060 to $87,840 a year in Colorado, with over 1,330 employed in the state. See details on how to become an english teacher.

English Language and Literature Teachers (College Professor)
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Denver, Aurora, Lakewood 510 $53,020
Colorado Springs 170 $57,570

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for English Language and Literature Teachers (College Professor) (SOC Code: 25-1123)

Total Employed

16,710

Salary Range

$41,850 - $77,450

As a high school teacher in Colorado you can expect to make between $41,850 - $77,450. There are around sixteen thousand employed high school teachers. Take the next step and learn to how to become a high school teacher.

High School Teachers
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Fort Collins 980 $51,620
Greeley 730 $49,180
Pueblo 420 $48,090
Grand Junction 410 $50,040
Denver, Aurora, Lakewood 8 $58,240
Colorado Springs 2 $47,840
Boulder 1 $59,720

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for High School Teachers (SOC Code: 25-2031)

Total Employed

380

Salary Range

$40,820 - $112,200

In Colorado, a history teacher's salary may range from $40,820 to $112,200. There are around 380 employed history teachers. Get more information about becoming a history teacher.

History Teachers (College Professor)
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Denver, Aurora, Lakewood 150 $61,850
Colorado Springs 70 $76,720

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for History Teachers (College Professor) (SOC Code: 25-1125)

Total Employed

3,840

Salary Range

$38,250 - $72,130

Kindergarten teachers in Colorado, can earn between $38,250 to $72,130 a year. There are around three thousand employed kindergarten teachers. Read about what it takes to become a kindergarten teacher.

Kindergarten Teachers
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Colorado Springs 520 $44,320
Greeley 290 $44,480
Fort Collins 220 $48,550
Boulder 200 $56,280
Pueblo 80 $42,890
Denver, Aurora, Lakewood 2 $52,470

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Kindergarten Teachers (SOC Code: 25-2012)

Total Employed

61,360

Salary Range

$38,250 - $104,390

As a math teacher in Colorado you can expect to make between $38,250 - $104,390. Colorado is home to about sixty thousand math teachers. See our guide on how to become a math teacher.

Mathematical Science Teachers (College Professor)
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Denver, Aurora, Lakewood 490 $56,460
Colorado Springs 130 $59,510

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Mathematical Science Teachers (College Professor) (SOC Code: 25-1022)

Total Employed

7,730

Salary Range

$20,140 - $59,620

P.e. teachers have a salary range between $20,140 to $59,620 a year in Colorado. Colorado is home to about seven thousand p.e. teachers. See our guide on how to become a p.e. teacher.

Coaches and Scouts
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Boulder 740 $38,560
Colorado Springs 680 $42,700
Fort Collins 420 $32,300
Grand Junction 210 $29,010
Greeley 160 $29,090
Denver, Aurora, Lakewood 3 $35,230

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Coaches and Scouts (SOC Code: 27-2022)

Total Employed

8,440

Salary Range

$23,180 - $45,120

In Colorado, a preschool teacher's salary may range from $23,180 to $45,120, with over 8,440 employed in the state. See details on how to become a preschool teacher.

Preschool Teachers
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Boulder 990 $31,970
Fort Collins 430 $28,150
Greeley 360 $27,530
Grand Junction 90 $34,260
Pueblo 80 $29,300
Denver, Aurora, Lakewood 4 $29,700
Colorado Springs 1 $30,640

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Preschool Teachers (SOC Code: 25-2011)

Total Employed

5,350

Salary Range

$35,740 - $118,660

As a school administrator in Colorado you can expect to make between $35,740 - $118,660. Colorado is home to about five thousand school administrators. Take the next step and learn to how to become a school administrator.

Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Denver, Aurora, Lakewood 400 $51,180
Boulder 60 $46,650
Fort Collins 60 $41,940
Colorado Springs 50 $54,200

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program (SOC Code: 11-9031)

Education Administrators, Elementary, Middle, and High School
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Colorado Springs 710 $85,990
Boulder 280 $97,890
Greeley 240 $86,250
Fort Collins 220 $92,760
Pueblo 120 $81,950
Grand Junction 100 $85,810
Denver, Aurora, Lakewood 2 $90,790

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Education Administrators, Elementary, Middle, and High School (SOC Code: 11-9032)

Total Employed

4,220

Salary Range

$40,490 - $74,610

School counselors in Colorado, can earn between $40,490 to $74,610 a year, with over 4,220 employed in the state. See our guide on how to become a school counselor.

Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Colorado Springs 670 $49,000
Fort Collins 290 $50,220
Boulder 280 $59,090
Greeley 220 $49,870
Grand Junction 110 $49,460
Pueblo 110 $53,410
Denver, Aurora, Lakewood 2 $51,580

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors (SOC Code: 21-1012)

Total Employed

2,220

Salary Range

$48,350 - $104,330

School librarians have a salary range between $48,350 to $104,330 a year in Colorado. Colorado is home to about two thousand school librarians. Read about what it takes to become a school librarian.

Librarians
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Colorado Springs 250 $70,040
Boulder 160 $77,360
Fort Collins 140 $64,570
Greeley 120 $61,110
Pueblo 60 $65,130
Grand Junction 50 $59,780
Denver, Aurora, Lakewood 1 $66,440

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Librarians (SOC Code: 25-4021)

Total Employed

7,760

Salary Range

$41,710 - $78,830

In Colorado, a special education teacher's salary may range from $41,710 to $78,830. Colorado is home to about seven thousand special education teachers. Interested in becoming a special education teacher?

Special Education Teachers (Preschool)
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Denver, Aurora, Lakewood 620 $56,010
Colorado Springs 100 $46,140
Fort Collins 90 $51,210
Pueblo 30 $45,600

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Special Education Teachers (Preschool) (SOC Code: 25-2051)

Special Education Teachers (Kindergarten and Elementary School)
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Colorado Springs 430 $45,900
Boulder 180 $61,430
Fort Collins 120 $50,760
Greeley 100 $49,230
Grand Junction 90 $51,100
Pueblo 70 $46,710
Denver, Aurora, Lakewood 1 $56,170

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Special Education Teachers (Kindergarten and Elementary School) (SOC Code: 25-2052)

Special Education Teachers (Middle School)
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Denver, Aurora, Lakewood 870 $55,560
Colorado Springs 210 $48,020
Boulder 130 $59,260
Fort Collins 80 $50,790
Greeley 70 $47,020
Pueblo 50 $47,800

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Special Education Teachers (Middle School) (SOC Code: 25-2053)

Special Education Teachers (High School)
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Colorado Springs 290 $48,250
Boulder 150 $63,370
Fort Collins 110 $51,900
Grand Junction 100 $55,730
Greeley 80 $52,880
Pueblo 70 $51,540
Denver, Aurora, Lakewood 1 $58,370

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Special Education Teachers (High School) (SOC Code: 25-2054)

Total Employed

18,730

Salary Range

$23,090 - $38,840

In Colorado, a teaching assistant's salary may range from $23,090 to $38,840. There are around eighteen thousand employed teaching assistants. Interested in becoming a teaching assistant?

Teacher Assistants
AreaTotal EmploymentSalary
Fort Collins 990 $26,200
Greeley 710 $29,540
Grand Junction 640 $28,640
Denver, Aurora, Lakewood 9 $29,310
Colorado Springs 2 $25,490
Boulder 1 $33,660

Data taken from BLS Occupational Employment Statistics (http://www.bls.gov/oes/) for Teacher Assistants (SOC Code: 25-9041)

Largest School Districts in Colorado

School District Schools Teachers
Denver Public Schools 187 5,357
Jefferson County Public Schools 164 4,780
Douglas County School District Re. 1 85 3,272
Cherry Creek School District 5 60 2,983
Adams 12 Five Star Schools 55 2,093
Aurora Public Schools 59 2,083
Boulder Valley School District 57 1,689
Colorado Springs School District 11 61 1,686
Poudre School District 52 1,626
St. Vrain Valley School District 55 1,617
Academy District 20 32 1,463
Mesa County Valley School District 51 47 1,263
Weld County School District Six 32 1,142
Pueblo City Schools 34 1,048
Falcon School District 49 22 914
Thompson School District R2-J 35 868
Littleton Public Schools 23 843
Brighton 27j School District 26 803
Harrison School District 2 24 688
Westminster 50 School District 20 541
Widefield School District 3 16 535
Pueblo County Rural 70 School District 24 503
Fountain-Fort Carson High School 12 500
Adams County 14 School District 13 436
Eagle County School District Re 50j 19 418
Mapleton Public Schools 15 411
Lewis-Palmer School District 38 9 350
Montrose County Region-1j School District 15 348
Roaring Fork School District 12 348
Cheyenne Mountain School District 12 11 345
Delta County 50(j) School District 20 293
Durango 9-R School District 12 292
Weld Re-4 9 286
Garfield Region-2 School District 10 283
Canon City Region-1 School District 9 227
Morgan County School District Re-3 8 206
Summit Region-1 School District 9 191
Englewood 1 School District 9 188
Johnstown-Milliken Region-5j School District 6 181
Montezuma-Cortez Region-1 School District 10 167
Steamboat Springs School District Re-2 6 160
Woodland Park Region-2 School District 5 149
Elizabeth C-1 School District 8 146
Weld County School District Region-8 4 143
Keenesburg Region-3(j) School District 6 141
Valley Region-1 School District 7 139
Moffat County Re:no 1 School District 8 138
Gunnison Watershed Re1j School District 5 134
Aspen 1 School District 5 132
Weld County Region-1 School District 6 127

Data obtained from the Public Elementary/Secondary School Universe Survey 2014

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