DHR Supports Human Resources in Colorado State Government

The Colorado Department of Personnel & Administration, Division of Human Resources (DHR) provides decentralized human resources for the Colorado state government. DHR is responsible for the oversight of all state agency human resources functions and total compensation including maintaining the statewide employment, job evaluation and pay systems. Additionally, the Division is responsible for the benefits system including health, life, disability, dental, and vision for all eligible employees.

COVID-19 & State Employees

The Statewide COVID-19 Vaccination and Serial Testing Requirements Universal Policy for State employees was repealed Aug 15, 2022. State agencies will determine whether to implement their own COVID-19 policies and requirements.

COVID-19 & State Employees

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DHR Mission & Vision


Mission: The Division of Human Resources serves as a critical partner and connects our community through the comprehensive services we provide and our shared expertise. As a trusted, knowledgeable, and collaborative resource, we support the development, education, wellbeing, and safety of the State’s workforce. Together, we empower our employees and serve our community.

Vision: Our collaborative spirit and services make the state an employer of choice.

Service, teamwork, integrity, responsiveness, transparency