Alternate Job Titles: Nuclear Engineer I, Entry Level Nuclear Engineer
What is the average annual salary for Nuclear Engineer I?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Nuclear Engineer I may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Nuclear Engineer I in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Nuclear Engineer I in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annualy pay for a typical Nuclear Engineer I in the United States is $66,694 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $66,694.
Designs and initiates processes to gain benefit from nuclear energy and radiation. Conducts research into problems of nuclear energy systems. Designs and develops nuclear equipment. Monitors testing, operation, and maintenance of nuclear reactors. May require a bachelor's degree in engineering and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.
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