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Highest Paying Cities for Nuclear Technicians

The top 15 highest paying cities for nuclear technicians (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of nuclear technicians in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $93,110, Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts is the highest paying city for nuclear technicians. It is followed by Memphis, Tennessee (average annual salary $82,050). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of nuclear technicians in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 15 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Nuclear Technicians

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$93,110
160
2 Memphis, Tennessee
$82,050
50
3 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$80,570
30
4 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$76,770
n/a
5 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$76,450
30
6 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$74,730
110
7 Richmond, Virginia
$72,410
50
8 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$72,340
240
9 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$70,880
n/a
10 Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee
$70,070
50
11 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$69,470
30
12 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$67,190
360
13 Knoxville, Tennessee
$66,050
100
14 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$65,490
n/a
15 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$46,050
n/a
See also: Highest paying industries for nuclear technicians.