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Nuclear Engineer Salary
in the United States

How much does a Nuclear Engineer make in the United States?
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$115,426 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$55 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$4,467 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average nuclear engineer salary in United States is $115,426 or an equivalent hourly rate of $55. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $4,467. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$80,318 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$143,611 (USD)

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