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Nuclear Unit Operator Salary

How much does a Nuclear Unit Operator make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Nuclear Unit Operator

$70,975 (USD)/yr

$34 (USD)/hr

$1,434 (USD)/yr

$70,083 (USD)/yr

$34 (USD)/hr

$1,434 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Operate or control nuclear reactors. Move control rods, start and stop equipment, monitor and adjust controls, and record data in logs. Implement emergency procedures when needed. May respond to abnormalities, determine cause, and recommend corrective action.
The average nuclear unit operator salary in United States is $70,975 or an equivalent hourly rate of $34. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,434. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$50,831 (USD)

$87,583 (USD)

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Salary Potential

$82,279 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Nuclear Unit Operator will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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