Colorado saw an increase in new tech jobs in 2017 of 2.3%, the 10th highest increase in the nation as we added 6,350 new tech jobs in 2017 according to the annual “CyberStates” report published by CompTIA. The Tech sector makes up 9.7% of our state’s workforce with an average salary of $110,550, which is 98% higher than our state’s average private sector annual wage of $55,710.