Welding Schools in Colorado

This post was last updated on April 11th, 2017 at 08:07 am

Colorado may be best known for its Rocky Mountain, but it’s also a place where people live and working – including welders. Whether you live there, are thinking about moving there, or simple want to know what the job market is like for welders in Colorado, this article will provide you some basic information.

Salary

In Colorado, a welder’s pay scale ranges from $13.63 per hour or $28,400 per year for a beginning welder to $31.06 per hour or $64,600 per year for a senior welder. The median range earns is $19.18 per hour, which computes to $39,900 per year.

Colorado welders earn less than 64% of all trades careers in the state. Compared with the rest of the states, Colorado ranks 18th in terms of average salary paid.

 

Welding Job Market in Colorado

Welders who keep up to date with the latest technology are in high demand with employers. Additionally, welding skills are very transferrable among employers and states. Nationwide most employers are in the construction and manufacturing sectors; electric and gas utilities are also large employers of welders.

 

There are currently about 5410 welding jobs in Colorado. The projected number of jobs that will be available is expected to increase 26% by 2024, to about 6,780 jobs.

Colorado offers above-average earning prospects and is looking forward to a rapidly growing job market for welders. Although the current number of welding jobs is small, there are still great opportunities to make a living as a welder if you want to live in Colorado.

Name of Institution
Address
Phone Number
Institution Type
Adams City High School4625 E 68th Ave,
Commerce City, CO 80022
(303) 853 7704N/A
Aims Community College5401 West 20th Street,
Greeley, CO 81212
(970) 330 80082 Yr. College
Antonito Jr. & Sr. High SchoolP.O. Box 698,
Antonito, CO 80211
(719) 376 5468High School
Arickaree School12155 County Road, Nn
Anton, CO 81140
(970) 383 2202High School
Bollman Technical Education Center9451 N Washington St.
Thornton, CO 80229
(720) 972 5824
(720) 972 5869
High School
Brighton High School270 S 8th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
(303) 655 4200High School
Campion Academy300 42nd St, SW
Loveland, CO 80537
(970) 667 5592High School
Campo SchoolP.O. Box 70,
Campo, CO 81029
(719) 787 2226High School
Cañon City High School1313 College Ave,
Canon City, CO 80906
(719) 276 5870High School
Career Development Center1200 S Sunset St,
Longmont, CO 80217
(303) 772 3333CTE
Cec Middle College Of Denver2650 Eliot St,
Denver, CO 80204
(720) 423 6600Adult (All Other)
Centauri High School17889 Us Highway 285,
La Jara, CO 80808
(719) 274 5178High School
Center High School500 S Broadway,
Center, CO 81125
(719) 754 2232High School
Central High School216 E Orman Ave,
Pueblo, CO 80204
(719) 549 7300High School
Colorado Educational CenterPo Box 999,
Cannon City, CO 81212
(719) 269 5002
(719) 269 5020
N/A
Colorado Mesa University2508 Blichmann Avenue,
Grand Junction, CO 81505
(970) 255 2600
(970) 255 2626
CTE, 4 Year (Bachelors), 2 Years (Welding Associates)
Colorado Mountain College West Garfield3695 Airport Road,
Rifle, CO 81650
(970) 625 18712 Yr. College
Community College Of DenverP.O. Box 173363, North Campus, Denver, CO 81226(303) 289 22432 Yr. College
Community College Of Denver2570 31st Street,
Denver, CO 80216
(303) 289 1249N/A
Crowley Community High School602 Main St.,
Ordway, CO 81063
(719) 267 3582High School
Durango High School2390 Main Ave,
Durango, CO 81301
(970) 259 1630
(970) 375 3987
High School
Ellicott High School375 S Ellicott Hwy,
Calhan, CO 80825
(719) 683 2700High School
Emily Griffith Technical College1250 Welton St.,
Denver, CO 80204
(720) 423 8985
(720) 423 4840
High School, 2 Yr. College, CTE, Adult (All Other), 2 Years (Certificate Of Completion)
Florence High School2006 Hwy. 67,
Florence, CO 80480
(719) 784 6414
(719) 784 2727
High School
Front Range Community College4616 South Shields,
Fort Collins, CO 80526
(970) 204 86102 Yr College
Ft Morgan High School709 E Riverview Ave,
Fort Morgan, CO 80701
(970) 867 5648
(970) 867 3347
High School
Haxtun High School201 W Powell St,
Haxtun, CO 80731
(970) 774 6111High School
Highland High SchoolP.O. Box 68,
Ault, CO 80610
(970) 834 2816N/A
Holly Jr. & Sr. High School206 N 3rd St, P.O. Box 608
Holly, CO 81047
(719) 537 6512High School
Ignacio High School315 Becker St, P.O. Box 460
Ignacio, CO 81137
(970) 563 0515
(970) 563 9463
High School
Lincoln College Of Technology11194 East 45th Avenue,
Denver, CO 80237
(303) 722 5724
(303) 778 8264
CTE
Middle Park High SchoolP.O. Box 130,
Granby, CO 80446
(970) 887 2104N/A
Moffat County High School900 Finley Ln,
Craig, CO 81625
(970) 824 7036High School
Morgan Community College Fort Morgan920 Barlow Road,
Fort Morgan, CO 80701
(970) 867 40602 Yr. College
North Park Junior Senior High SchoolP.O. Box 798,
Walden, CO 19713
(970) 723 3300High School
Northeastern Junior College100 College Ave,
Sterling, CO 80751
(970) 521 6668
(970) 521 6715
2 Yr. College
Oakdale High School739 W. G St.,
Oakdale, CO 93662
(209) 847 3007High School
Otero Jr. College1802 Colorado Ave., La Junta, CO 81050(719) 384 6831N/A
Palo Verde Valley High School667 N. Lovekin Blvd.,
Blythe, CO 96049
(760) 922 7148High School
Paradise High School5911 Maxwell Dr.,
Paradise, CO 96003
(530) 872 6425High School
Pickens Technical College500 Airport Boulevard,
Aurora, CO 80011
(303) 344 49102 Yr. College
Pikes Peak Community College5675 S. Academy Blvd.,
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
(719) 502 3000
(719) 540 7453
2 Yr. College
Pueblo Community College900 West Orman Ave.,
Pueblo, CO 81004
(719) 549 32002 Yr. College
Pueblo Community College33057 Hwy 160,
Mancos, CO 81328
(970) 564 62002 Yr. College, CTE, 2 Years (Certificate Of Completion)
Ridge View Academy28101 E Quincy Ave,
Watkins, CO 80137
(303) 214 1139
(303) 766 2151
High School
SW CO Community College33057 Hwy 160,
Mancos, CO 81328
(970) 565 8457
(970) 565 8450
N/A
Tic Holdings Inc.2645 Jacob's Circle, Steamboat Springs, CO 80487(970) 879 2561
(970) 879 9027
Adult (All Other)
Trinidad State Junior College1011 Main St,
Alamosa, CO 81101
(719) 589 70262 Yr. College
Walsh Junior And Senior High SchoolP.O. Box 68,
Walsh, CO 81090
(719) 324 5221High School
Warren Tech13300 W 2nd Place,
Lakewood, CO 80228
(303) 982 8600
(303) 982 8622
Western Colorado Community College
Western Colorado Community College2508 Blichmann Ave.,
Grand Junction, CO 81505
(970) 255 2704
(970) 255 2626
High School, 2 Yr. College, CTE, Adult (All Other), 2 Years (Welding Associates), 2 Years (Certificate Of Completion)
Woodland Park High SchoolPo Box 99, 155 Panther Way
Woodland Park, CO 80863
(719) 686 2144
(719) 686 2033
High School