Average Salary for Nucor Building Systems Employees

The median income for Nucor Building Systems employees is $62K annually. Nucor Building Systems paychecks are largely negotiated based on geography, though how long you've been working and your job title are also considered. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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  • Updated: 27 Jun 2017
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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($83K per year) can be spotted in Fort Wayne, Ind.; Dallas, Texas ($78K), Ogden, Utah (around $63K), and Brigham City, Utah (approximately $59K) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Columbia, S.C.; in fact, at $55K it is one of the worst-paid cities. Within the firm, employees working in South Carolina take home the most — about $65K annually on average.

Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make approximately $64K per year on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Nucor Building Systems employees (24 percent) have five to nine years of experience and earn $55K annually on average.


Software Developers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at about $61K per year; Design Engineers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $56K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Engineer in Trainings receive bigger paychecks ($58K per year) than those without credentials. Regarding salaries and education, Nucor Building Systems pays those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) the most — around $60K.


In this position, it pays to have SQL in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $71K annually. A garden variety skill at Nucor Building Systems is Engineering Design; close to two-fifths of Nucor Building Systems' people use it regularly. Some other standard skills here are Autodesk AutoCAD, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Word.


At Nucor Building Systems, there are significantly more males who responded to the survey than females — 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. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for the vast majority of respondents, and a fair number of survey participants report receiving dental coverage as well. Nucor Building Systems also dishes out privileges such as a stock purchase plan, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, a casual working environment, and a company cell phone.

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