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Nuclear Engineer Salary Information in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of nuclear engineers in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of nuclear engineers in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Nuclear Engineers in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$85,080
25th Percentile Wage
$105,070
50th Percentile Wage
$113,130
75th Percentile Wage
$125,580
90th Percentile Wage
$150,820

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for nuclear engineers in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $150,820. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $113,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $85,080.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of nuclear engineers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2015
$113,130
2.51% 0.00%
2014
$110,290
-2.58% -
2012
$113,130
- -

Table 3. Compare Nuclear Engineer Salary in Albany-Schenectady-Troy with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $113,130 in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is in the middle of salary range for nuclear engineers in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of nuclear engineers in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is 11.4 percent (11.4%) lower than that in the highest paying New York-White Plains-Wayne and 10.8 percent (10.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Rochester.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$127,720
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$122,830
Syracuse
$121,580
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$113,130
Rochester
$100,940



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