Nuclear Engineer Salary with Nuclear Energy / Nuclear Power skills (United States)

A Nuclear Engineer with Nuclear Energy / Nuclear Power skills earns an average salary of $83,410 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.
Nuclear Engineer with Nuclear Energy / Nuclear Power skills Total Pay (?
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$60,398 - $122,270
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $83,410
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Nuclear Engineer with Nuclear Energy / Nuclear Power skills Total Pay (?
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$20.27 - $113.43
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $40
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$60,398 - $122,270  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $18,669  
Profit Sharing
$1,200 - $12,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$61,407 - $132,138  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 279
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$20.27 - $113.43  
   
Overtime
$29.93 - $80.29  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $18,669  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,200 - $12,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$61,407 - $132,138  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 279
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Pay Difference By Location

Birmingham
up arrow 26%
Charlotte
up arrow 3%
National Average
$87,000
Pittsburgh
up arrow 2%
Chicago
up arrow 6%
Atlanta
up arrow 13%
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Experience Affects Nuclear Engineer with Nuclear Energy / Nuclear Power skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 36%
Experienced
up arrow 22%
Mid-Career
up arrow 2%
National Average
$87,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

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Gender

Female
11%
female alumni
 
Male
89%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 73% employee benefits None: 7%
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