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Nuclear Technician Salary in Sector of Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services

The salary statistics of nuclear technicians in the industry sector of administrative and support and waste management and remediation services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare nuclear technician salaries in different industries within the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Nuclear Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$51,860
25th Percentile Wage
$62,060
50th Percentile Wage
$72,850
75th Percentile Wage
$82,130
90th Percentile Wage
$102,290

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for nuclear technicians in the industry sector of administrative and support and waste management and remediation services. 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 $102,290. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $72,850. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid nuclear technicians is $51,860.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of nuclear technicians in the industry sector of administrative and support and waste management and remediation services from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$72,850
-0.63% 7.19%
2016
$73,310
7.78% -
2012
$67,610
- -

Compare Nuclear Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services Sector

The average salaries of nuclear technicians in six industries in the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for nuclear technician occupations is the administrative and support services industry with an annual salary $75,750. The lowest paying industry is the waste treatment and disposal industry (annual salary $71,450). For detailed nuclear technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Administrative and Support Services
$75,750
Employment Services
$75,750
Temporary Help Services
$74,470
Remediation and Other Waste Management Services
$72,930
Waste Management and Remediation Services
$71,950
Waste Treatment and Disposal
$71,450

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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