Community College Earnings in Colorado

  • Community college graduates in Colorado (10 years post graduation) earn approximately $33,100 per year (2020-21).
  • The community colleges in Colorado with the highest earning graduates are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Community College Earnings in Colorado (2020-21)

  • College Student Earnings Location
  • Rank: #11.
    DeVry University-Colorado
    Private, for profit
    $51,500
    1870 W 122nd Ave
    Denver CO  80234
    (303) 280-7400
  • Rank: #22.
    Spartan college of aeronautics and technology
    Private, for profit
    $45,600
    10851 W 120th Ave
    Broomfield CO  80021
    (303) 466-1714
  • Rank: #33.$41,400
    500 Kennedy Drive
    Rangely CO  81648
    (800) 562-1105
  • Rank: #44.
    Colorado School of Trades
    Private, for profit
    $40,200
    1575 Hoyt St
    Denver CO  80215
    (303) 233-4697
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Arapahoe Community College
    Arapahoe Community College Photo - ACC Main Campus
    Public
    $39,200
    5900 S. Santa Fe Dr.
    Littleton CO  80160
    (303) 797-4222
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Lincoln College of Technology-Denver
    Private, for profit
    $39,200
    11194 E 45th Ave
    Denver CO  80239
    (303) 722-5724
  • Rank: #77.
    Westwood College-Denver South
    Private, for profit
    $39,000
    3150 S Sheridan Blvd
    Denver CO  80227
    (303) 934-1122
  • Rank: #88.
    Johnson & Wales University-Denver
    Private, non-profit
    $38,800
    7150 Montview Blvd
    Denver CO  80220
    (303) 256-9300
  • Rank: #99.
    Red Rocks Community College
    Public
    $38,300
    13300 W Sixth Ave
    Denver CO  80228
    (303) 914-6600
  • Rank: #1010.
    Front Range Community College
    Public
    $38,000
    3645 W 112th Ave
    Westminster CO  80031
    (303) 404-5000
  • Rank: #1111.
    Community College of Aurora
    Public
    $35,900
    16000 E CentreTech Pky
    Aurora CO  80011
    (303) 360-4700
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Prince Institute-Rocky Mountains
    Private, for profit
    $35,300
    9051 Harlan Street, Unit 20
    Westminster CO  80031
    (303) 427-5292
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Northeastern Junior College
    Northeastern Junior College Photo - Northeastern has a wide variety of activities for students to be involved with from organizations to on-campus entertainment.
    Public
    $35,300
    100 College Avenue
    Sterling CO  80751
    (970) 521-6600
  • Rank: #1414.$34,900
    2315 East Pikes Peak Avenue
    Colorado Springs CO  80909
    (719) 632-7626
  • Rank: #1515.
    Aims Community College
    Public
    $34,700
    5401 W. 20th St.
    Greeley CO  80632
    (970) 330-8008
  • Rank: #1616.
    Pikes Peak Community College
    Public
    $33,300
    5675 S Academy Blvd
    Colorado Springs CO  80906
    (719) 502-2000
  • Rank: #17-1917.- 19.
    Colorado Mountain College
    Colorado Mountain College Photo - Leadville is one of our 3 residential campuses surrounded by the Colorado Rockies.
    Public
    $33,100
    802 Grand Ave.
    Glenwood Springs CO  81601
  • Rank: #17-1917.- 19.
    Community College of Denver
    Public
    $33,100
    1111 W. Colfax Ave.
    Denver CO  80204
    (303) 556-2600
  • Rank: #17-1917.- 19.
    Colorado School of Healing Arts
    Private, for profit
    $33,100
    7655 W Mississippi Ste 100
    Denver CO  80226
    (303) 986-2320
  • Rank: #2020.
    Morgan Community College
    Public
    $32,200
    920 Barlow Road
    Fort Morgan CO  80701
    (970) 542-3100
  • Rank: #2121.
    Lamar Community College
    Public
    $31,400
    2401 S Main St
    Lamar CO  81052
    (719) 336-2248
  • Rank: #2222.
    Otero Junior College
    Public
    $31,300
    1802 Colorado Ave
    La Junta CO  81050
    (719) 384-6800
  • Rank: #2323.
    Concorde Career College-Aurora
    Private, for profit
    $31,100
    111 N. Havana Street
    Aurora CO  80010
    (303) 861-1151
  • Rank: #2424.
    Platt College-Aurora
    Private, for profit
    $31,000
    3100 South Parker Road
    Aurora CO  80014
    (303) 369-5151
  • Rank: #2525.
    Pueblo Community College
    Public
    $30,900
    900 West Orman Avenue
    Pueblo CO  81004
    (719) 549-3200
  • Rank: #2626.
    Trinidad State Junior College
    Public
    $30,400
    600 Prospect St
    Trinidad CO  81082
    (719) 846-5011
  • Rank: #2727.
    Bel-Rea Institute Of Animal Technology
    Bel-Rea Institute Of Animal Technology Photo
    Private, for profit
    $29,900
    1681 S Dayton St
    Denver CO  80247
    (303) 751-8700
  • Rank: #2828.
    Pima Medical Institute-Denver
    Private, for profit
    $29,800
    7475 Dakin St Suite 100
    Denver CO  80221
    (303) 426-1800
  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Everest College-Thornton
    Private, for profit
    $27,900
    9065 Grant St
    Denver CO  80229
    (303) 457-2757
  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Everest College-Aurora
    Private, for profit
    $27,900
    14280 East Jewell Ave
    Aurora CO  80012
    (303) 745-6244
  • Rank: #3131.
    Everest College-Colorado Springs
    Private, for profit
    $26,500
    1815 Jet Wing Drive
    Colorado Springs CO  80916
    (719) 638-6580
  • Rank: #3232.$25,000
    772 Horizon Dr
    Grand Junction CO  81506
    (970) 245-8101
  • Rank: #3333.
    IBMC College
    IBMC College Photo
    Public
    $24,500
    3842 South Mason Street
    Fort Collins CO  80525
    (970) 223-2669
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