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Nuclear Engineer Salary Information in Connecticut

The average annual and hourly salaries for nuclear engineers in the state of Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of nuclear engineers among Connecticut metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Nuclear Engineers in Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$145,560
75th Percentile Wage
$126,460
50th Percentile Wage
$109,160
25th Percentile Wage
$90,090
10th Percentile Wage
$75,050

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for nuclear engineers in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $145,560. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $109,160. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $75,050.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$69.98
75th Percentile Wage
$60.80
50th Percentile Wage
$52.48
25th Percentile Wage
$43.31
10th Percentile Wage
$36.08

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for nuclear engineers in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $69.98. The median hourly salary is $52.48. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $36.08.

Table 3. Average Nuclear Engineer Wage in Connecticut vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Nuclear Engineers
$109,160
Engineers, All Other
$94,050
Aerospace Engineers
$99,940
Biomedical Engineers
$93,280
Chemical Engineers
$92,070
Civil Engineers
$84,260
Computer Hardware Engineers
$95,430

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