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Average Salary for Nucor Building Systems Employees

Compensation for Nucor Building Systems employees is around $50K annually on average. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Employer: Nucor Building Systems
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[-]Steel Detailer (3)
$34,871 - $73,714  
[-]Steel Detailer (3)
Salary$32,150 - $68,231  
Bonus$153.01 - $5,971  
Total Pay$34,871 - $73,714  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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Years of Experience

Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Nucor Building Systems employees (43 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn approximately $55K per year on average.


The highest pay by state can be found in Pennsylvania, where salaries average out at $80K annually.


Steel Detailers earn the highest median pay at $46K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; Nucor Building Systems awards about $64K to these degree-holders.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Engineering Design; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $74K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know AutoCAD; one-half consider it a key competency.


Nucor Building Systems' employees who answered the questionnaire are more likely to be male — the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Nucor Building Systems sponsors a 401(k) program, and most survey participants use this option to save for their retirement. Almost all respondents can count on health insurance, and the vast majority of respondents have dental coverage as a benefit. Advantages of working here also include a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, a stock purchase plan, and a company cell phone.

Key Stats for Nucor Building Systems

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
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