Nuclear Technician Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of nuclear technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare nuclear technician salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Nuclear Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,090
25th Percentile Wage
$46,540
50th Percentile Wage
$61,680
75th Percentile Wage
$74,900
90th Percentile Wage
$88,290

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for nuclear technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) nuclear technicians is $88,290. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $61,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid nuclear technicians is $41,090.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of nuclear technicians in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201661,6803.84%1.12%
201559,310-1.64%-
201460,2806.39%-
201356,430-8.08%-
201260,990--

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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