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strong demand for exports, and a solid manufacturing recovery in early 2011 helped this subsector L
Business investment in technology has
been strong as firms have endeavored
to become more efficient in the current
economic climate. gain 900 jobs in 2011. That pace is unlikely to continue into 2012, but fabricated metals employment
will increase modestly, adding 100 jobs to reach an
average of 13,400 workers in 2012.
The computer and electronics products manufacturing subsector represents about 18% of total
manufacturing employment in Colorado and is
the state’s largest durable goods subsector. The
subsector produces a diverse set of products in the
state, ranging from communications equipment,
computer chips, and other components used in
a variety of computing and electronic products,
to sophisticated electronic medical devices. The
industry pays high wages. According to the annual
Cyberstates 2011 report by TechAmerica, high-tech
jobs in Colorado have an average annual wage that
is 96% hig...
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This note was uploaded on 02/11/2013 for the course MGMT 231 taught by Professor Yu during the Spring '13 term at Bauder.
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