Colorado Employment Trends 33-2011.00 - Firefighters

In Colorado:

Employment (2018)
5,810 employees
Projected employment (2028)
6,650 employees
Projected growth (2018-2028)
15%
Projected annual job openings (2018-2028)
510

In the United States:

Employment (2020)
317,200 employees
Projected employment (2030)
344,100 employees
Projected growth (2020-2030)
9% Average
Projected annual job openings (2020-2030)
27,000

Colorado source: Projections Central 2018-2028 long-term projections external site. United States source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2020-2030 employment projections external site. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period. "Projected annual job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.