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Average Hourly Rate for Nucor Building Systems Employees

Nucor Building Systems offers employees an average of $17.77 per hour, and overtime earnings push that number up to $15.00. At Nucor Building Systems, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your experience level — it impacts salary more than anything else — though your city factors into the equation as well. This synopsis is derived from responses to the PayScale's salary survey.

Employer: Nucor Building Systems
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[-]Steel Detailer (2)
$14.15 - $24.70  
[-]Steel Detailer (2)
Hourly Rate$14.15 - $24.70  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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Years of Experience

Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $20.64. Overall, the greater share of Nucor Building Systems folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn around $17.41 per hour.


Across its U.S. offices, the state of California pays Nucor Building Systems the most — $19.40 per hour on average.


Steel Detailers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at approximately $19.50.

Certifications and Degrees

Those with a Bachelor's Degree at Nucor Building Systems come out on top, and their salaries approach $18.22 per hour.


When it comes to skills, Budget Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of about $19.40. AutoCAD also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; a fair portion of employees surveyed report using it at work.


Men make up the majority of employees in a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Nearly all workers save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Almost all employees can count on health insurance, and almost all workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Other privileges include a casual working environment, a stock purchase plan, and life insurance.

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