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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
$50,070
25th Percentile Wage
$64,810
50th Percentile Wage
$73,310
75th Percentile Wage
$84,010
90th Percentile Wage
$103,760

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 $103,760. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $73,310. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid nuclear technicians is $50,070.

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 administrative and support and waste management and remediation services from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201673,3107.78%7.78%
201267,610--

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 four 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 waste management and remediation services industry with an annual salary $73,780. The lowest paying industry is the employment services industry (annual salary $71,720). For detailed nuclear technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Waste Management and Remediation Services
$73,780
Remediation and Other Waste Management Services
$72,930
Administrative and Support Services
$71,720
Employment Services
$71,720

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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