Average Nuclear Technician Salary

$60,000
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$34k
MEDIAN
$60k
90%
$98k

The average salary for a Nuclear Technician is $60,000

Base Salary
$34k - $98k
Bonus
$511 - $10k
Total Pay
$39k - $100k
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What Do Nuclear Technicians Do?

Nuclear Technician Tasks
  • Measure levels and determine types of radiation produced by nuclear experiments and power generation.
  • Instruct staff on radiation safety procedures, and maintain radiation monitoring equipment.
  • Test for radioactive contamination in soil, water, and other samples.
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Gender Breakdown

Male
78.9%
Female
21.1%
This data is based on 19 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

75%

Dental

68%

Vision

64%

None

25%