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Highest Paying States for Nuclear Technicians

The highest paying states 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 states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $92,490, New York is the highest paying state for nuclear technicians. It is followed by Connecticut (average annual salary $85,830). 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 state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Nuclear Technicians

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 New York
$92,490
$54,590 280
2 Connecticut
$85,830
$28,190 130
3 Pennsylvania
$82,750
$51,930 870
4 Michigan
$80,630
$49,150 140
5 California
$78,950
$36,980 120
6 Tennessee
$74,020
$43,070 240
7 South Carolina
$73,620
$49,420 900
8 Idaho
$73,160
$65,150 330
9 Florida
$71,830
$45,040 190
10 Alabama
$70,730
$38,680 100
11 New Jersey
$69,520
$51,770 30
12 Washington
$66,560
$30,660 40
13 Ohio
$66,330
$43,550 450
14 Maryland
$57,930
$41,580 80

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of nuclear technicians in those states is not available at this time.

See also: Highest paying industries for nuclear technicians, Top Paying Jobs in America.