Average Early-Career Nuclear Engineer Salary

$76,574
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$62k
MEDIAN
$77k
90%
$101k

The average salary for a Nuclear Engineer is $76,574

Base Salary
$62k - $101k
Bonus
$972 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$98 - $15k
Total Pay
$62k - $107k
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Gender Breakdown

Male
86.9%
Female
13.1%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

89%

Dental

76%

Vision

71%

None

10%