Manufacturing Output and Firms
Total Manufacturing Output ($billions, 2021)
(Percent share of total gross state product)
Manufacturing Firms in Colorado (2019)
Manufacturers in Colorado account for 6.58% of the total output in the state, employing 5.36% of the workforce. Total output from manufacturing was $28.88 billion in 2021. In addition, there were an average of 149,000 manufacturing employees in Colorado in December 2021, with an average annual compensation of $91,132.28 in 2021.
Sources: U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis and the U.S. Census Bureau
Manufacturers help to drive the Colorado economy, with $8.60 billion in manufactured goods exports in 2021.
Sources: International Trade Administration, U.S. Census Bureau