Nuclear Plant Control Operator Salary

Male Nuclear Plant Control Operators number significantly more than their female counterparts, and average earnings in this role come out to $55K annually in the United States. Job satisfaction for Nuclear Plant Control Operators is high. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$25,644 - $123,608
$26K
$55K
$120K
MEDIAN: $54,848
10%
50%
90%

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$34.23 - $47.27
$34
$40
$47
MEDIAN: $40.21
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$25,644 - $123,608  
   
Bonus
$1,510 - $15,205  
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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$33,141 - $137,636  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$34.23 - $47.27  
   
Overtime
$60.58  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,510 - $15,205  
   
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).
)
$33,141 - $137,636  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Key Stats for Nuclear Plant Control Operator

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Nuclear Plant Control Operator Salaries

National Average
$72,000

Entry-Level
▼1%

Experienced
▼1%

Mid-Career
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 94%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None:
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