College ROI Report

8th

20 Year Net ROI 

$909,000

Annual ROI 

11.1 %

Total 4 Year Cost 

$126,000

Compare to Other Schools

College Salary Report

11th

Early Career Salary 

$74,100

Mid-Career Salary 

$139,300

% High Meaning 

60 %

Compare to Other 4-Year Schools

Colorado School of Mines Median Salary by Job

MinMax

$69,870
$54K$93K

$77,084
$63K$107K

Project Engineer
55 profiles
$73,409
$55K$96K

United States (change)

Civil Engineer
49 profiles
$69,980
$59K$94K

$74,904
$59K$94K

Process Engineer
37 profiles
$76,272
$58K$91K

$66,253
$54K$82K

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  • Updated: 23 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,526
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About This School

1500 Illinois St
Golden, CO 80401

mines.edu/Admissions

4,821

Engineering, Research University, State School

77 %

94 %

60 %

14 %

Colorado School of Mines , also referred to as "Mines" , is a public teaching and research university in Golden, Colorado, devoted to engineering and applied science, with special expertise in the development and stewardship of the Earth's natural resources. Mines placed 82nd in the 2017 U.S. News & World…
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Colorado School of Mines Job Listings

Test Scores

Academics 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Scores 1810 2070
ACT Scores 28 32

Key Stats for Colorado School of Mines

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %
Salary
$53,558 - $86,860
Salary
$55,722 - $101,297

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 479 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%
$61,372 - $77,288
$52,349 - $111,910
$70,434 - $86,639
$62,400 - $86,400
$54,457 - $67,608
$55,094 - $93,438
$63,571 - $127,324
$54,227 - $94,618
$40,000 - $81,472
$53,000 - $98,076
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