Metro Denver Healthcare & Wellness Industry

Colorado continues its run as one of the healthiest states in the U.S.


At the systems level, HCA Continental Division/Healthcare One in Denver and UCHealth in Aurora were named among the top five health systems in the nation, according to IBM Watson Health.


2020 Metro Denver Healthcare & Wellness Employment Snapshot

Direct Employment 239,630
Companies 35,120
Five-Year Employment Growth (2015-2020) 17.0% (4.9%)
One-Year Employment Growth (2020) -2.5% (-3.8%)
Direct Employment Concentration (2020) 10.8% (11.1%)
Average Wage $60,150
Employment Concentration Ranking (Among 50 largest metros) 35

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Healthcare & Wellness Industry Cluster Study (9-County) 1 Reports
2023 Healthcare and Wellness Industry Cluster Study