Assist nuclear physicists, nuclear engineers, or other scientists in laboratory, power generation, or electricity production activities. May operate, maintain, or provide quality control for nuclear testing and research equipment. May monitor radiation.
According to the US Department of Labor, there are 5,400 people employed as career profile - nuclear technicians in the United States. The median annual salary is $99,340. Entry level employees earn approximately $60,490 per year and senior employees earn approximately $126,600 per year.
Estimates do not include other potential benefits such as health insurance, overtime, or retirement benefits that may be offered by employers.
Data is sourced from United States Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration and the Minnesota Department of Employment & Economic Development.