Nurse Salary in Colorado

Below you will find nurse salaries in Colorado arranged by the different types of nurse specialty. Just click on the Tabs for details of: Registered Nurse, Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Anesthetist CRNA and Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in the state of Colorado.

You can see from the tables a comparison against State and National average salaries and a detailed breakdown of employment figures for Colorado – for each nursing career.

 

Registered Nurse Salary in Colorado (CO)

The average Registered Nurse Salary in Colorado (CO) is $72,570 which is almost exactly the national average for RN’s. There are approximately 49,340 Registered Nurses employed in the state of Colorado across a range of industries. The tables below show employment figures, average salary information – by hour, week, month and annual salaries in Metropolitan and Non Metropolitan areas of Colorado.

Hourly WageWeekly WageMonthly SalaryAnnual Salary
Registered Nurse RN Salary Colorado$34.89$1,396$6,048$72,570
U.S. Registered Nurse RN Salary$35.36$1,414$6,129$73,550
U.S. National Average Salary$24.34$973$4,218$50,6200

Registered Nurse Salary in Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Areas, Colorado

StateEmployment NumbersHourly WageAnnual Salary
Boulder 3,000 $36.12$75,130
Colorado Springs 5,800 $34.05$70,820
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood 27,130 $35.58$74,010
Eastern and Southern Colorado nonmetropolitan area 1,410 $30.58$63,610
Fort Collins 3,360 $33.83$70,380
Grand Junction 1,870 $35.11$73,020
Greeley 1,160 $33.44$69,560
Northwest Colorado nonmetropolitan area 1,610 $36.59$76,100
Pueblo 2,160 $33.20$69,050
Southwest Colorado nonmetropolitan area 1,800 $32.00$66,570

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Nurse Practitioner Salary in Colorado (CO)

The average Nurse Practitioner Salary in Colorado (CO) is $110,440 which is just above the national average for Nurse Practitioners. The latest figures show that there are only 2,810 Nurse Practitioners employed in the state of Colorado across a range of industries.

The tables below show employment figures, average salary information – by hour, week, month and annual salaries in Metropolitan and Non Metropolitan areas of Colorado.

Hourly WageWeekly WageMonthly SalaryAnnual Salary
Nurse Practitioner Salary Colorado$53.10$2,124$9,203$110,440
U.S. Nurse Practitioner Salary$51.68$2,067$8,957$107,480
U.S. National Average Salary$24.34$973$4,218$50,620

Nurse Practitioner Salary in Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Areas, Colorado

StateEmployment NumbersHourly WageAnnual Salary
Boulder-$57.10$118,760
Colorado Springs350--
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood 1,570 $51.98$108,120
Eastern and S Colorado nonmetro area100--
Fort Collins90$44.65$92,870
Grand Junction60$50.84$105,750
Greeley80$49.14$102,200
NW Colorado nonmetropolitan area70$50.15$104,310
Pueblo130$50.36$104,740
SW Colorado nonmetropolitan area140$45.13$93,880

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Licensed Practical Nurse LPN / LVN Salary in Colorado (CO)

The average Licensed Practical Nurse LPN Salary in Colorado (CO) is $49,740 which is above the national average for LPN or LVN’S. The latest figures show that 5,340 LPN’s are employed in the state of Colorado across a range of industries. There are around 718,800 Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurses employed in total in the U.S.

The tables below show employment figures, average salary information – by hour, week, month and annual salaries in Metropolitan and Non Metropolitan areas of Colorado.

Hourly WageWeekly WageMonthly SalaryAnnual Salary
Licensed Practical Nurse LPN/LVN Salary Colorado$23.91$957$4,145$49,740
U.S. Licensed Practical Nurse LPN/LVN Salary$21.98$918$3,976$47,710
U.S. National Average Salary$24.34$973$4,218$50,620

Licensed Practical Nurse LPN / LVN Salary in Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Areas, Colorado

StateEmployment NumbersHourly WageAnnual Salary
Boulder270$25.05$52,100
Colorado Springs830$22.13$46,020
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood 2,560 $25.54$53,120
Eastern and S Colorado nonmetro area440$20.09$41,790
Fort Collins270$23.57$49,030
Grand Junction260$22.14$46,040
Greeley130$23.16$48,170
NW Colorado nonmetropolitan area50$24.72$51,410
Pueblo260$23.01$47,860
SW Colorado nonmetropolitan area260$22.26$46,300

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Nurse Anesthetist CRNA Salary in Colorado (CO)

The average Nurse Anesthetist Salary in Colorado (CO) is $152,540 which is well below the national average for CRNA’s. There are only around 380 Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, or Nurse Anesthesiologists employed in the state of Colorado across several industries. The tables below show employment figures, average CRNA salary information – by hour, week, month and annual salaries in Metropolitan and Non Metropolitan areas of Colorado.

Hourly WageWeekly WageMonthly SalaryAnnual Salary
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist CRNA Salary Colorado$73.19$2,928$12,687$152,240
U.S. Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist CRNA Salary$81.47 $3,258$14,120$169,450
U.S. National Average Salary$24.34$973$4,218$50,620

Nurse Anesthetist CRNA Salary in Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Areas, Colorado

StateEmployment NumbersHourly WageAnnual Salary
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood260$68.54$142,570
Fort Collins40$80.11$166,630

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Colorado CO. State capital is Denver. Largest cities are Denver, Northeast Jefferson and Colorado. Latest population figures 5,456,574. Per capita income $50,410.