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Average Salary for Areva Employees

Areva employees take home generous earnings of approximately $90K annually. The most important factor affecting pay for Areva employees is how long you've been working, though your job title and geography play a role as well. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

Areva typically pays:
above market
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Employer: Areva
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Mechanical Engineer (7)
$53,167 - $103,530  
[-]Mechanical Engineer (7)
Salary$55,464 - $99,038  
Bonus$593 - $7,906  
Total Pay$53,167 - $103,530  
[+]Engineering Supervisor (3)
$56,943 - $138,183  
[+]Engineering Supervisor (3)
Salary$60,723 - $124,547  
Bonus$1,794 - $18,086  
Total Pay$56,943 - $138,183  
[+]Project Manager, Engineering (2)
$73,780 - $165,067  
[+]Project Manager, Engineering (2)
Salary$67,986 - $149,118  
Bonus$1,503 - $18,442  
Total Pay$73,780 - $165,067  
[+]Project Engineer (2)
$73,486 - $147,367  
[+]Project Engineer (2)
Salary$69,372 - $131,892  
Bonus$654 - $8,756  
Total Pay$73,486 - $147,367  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 39
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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make approximately $61K. On the whole, the greater proportion of employees (34 percent) have a tenure of five to nine years and bring home $96K per year.


Project Engineers earn the highest median pay at around $115K, followed by Engineering Project Managers ($106K), Engineering Supervisors ($82K), and Electrical Engineers (about $73K). Among the lower-paid positions at Areva are Software Engineers — typical salaries for this role approach $67K.


Median pay is highest in Richland (about $100K annually), followed by Lynchburg ($89K), Columbia (around $79K), and Charlotte (approximately $79K). Aiken is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging $79K. Within the firm, employees working in Washington take home the most — around $124K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals receive bigger paychecks ($119K) than those without credentials. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Certified Professional Engineer s with credentials; these people typically earn approximately $92K annually. Areva compensates Doctorate (PhD), Engineering-holders the most at about $115K per year.


When it comes to skills, Project Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $110K. A garden variety skill at Areva is Engineering Design; just under one in three of Areva's people use it regularly. ANSYS, Matlab, and Nuclear Energy / Nuclear Power round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

As part of compensation, Areva gives paid vacation to 38 percent and paid sick leave to 31 percent. The vast majority of workers plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Nearly all workers receive health insurance, and almost all employees get dental coverage. Additional benefits of working here are life insurance, flexible hours, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats

26 %
74 %
$53,920 - $88,437
$53,107 - $116,997
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

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