Average Nuclear Power Reactor Operator Salary

$64,672
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$40k
MEDIAN
$65k
90%
$112k

The average salary for a Nuclear Power Reactor Operator is $64,672

Base Salary
$40k - $112k
Bonus
$2k - $25k
Total Pay
$49k - $122k
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What Do Nuclear Power Reactor Operators Do?

Nuclear Power Reactor Operator Tasks
  • Monitor plant parameters to ensure safe operation of reactor and turbine systems.
  • Instruct, plan, and direct the work of non-licensed operators.
  • Perform equipment switching and tagging for clearance operations.
  • Prepare clearances from drawings and prints.
  • Maintain proper lubrication of equipment.
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Job Satisfaction for Nuclear Power Reactor Operator

3.7 out of 5
(27)
Highly Satisfied
6Reviews
Based on 27 responses, the job of Nuclear Power Reactor Operator has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.72 out of 5. On average, Nuclear Power Reactor Operators are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
100.0%
This data is based on 47 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

98%

Dental

91%

Vision

84%

None

2%