Nuclear Engineer III Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Nuclear Engineer III, Senior Nuclear Engineer

What is the average annual salary for Nuclear Engineer III?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Nuclear Engineer III 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 III in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Nuclear Engineer III in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Nuclear Engineer III in the United States is $104,853 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Nuclear Engineer III in the United States are expected to make less than $104,853.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2015

Median $104,853
  • 10%$81,079
  • 25%$92,409
  • 75%$115,853
  • 90%$125,867

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Job Description for Nuclear Engineer III

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. Requires a graduate degree in engineering and 4-6 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. May report to an executive or a manager. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. View Nuclear Engineer III job description

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Categories:  Engineering, Science and Research

Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Business Services, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, MFG Durable, Transportation

Similar Job Titles:  Nuclear Engineer IV, Nuclear Engineer II, Nuclear Engineer I, Nuclear Engineer V, Engineer III, Facilities Engineer III, Systems Engineer III, Mechanical Engineer III, Test Engineer III

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