How much does a Nuclear Engineer I make in Lincoln, NE? The average Nuclear Engineer I salary in Lincoln, NE is $71,657 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $67,423 and $82,595. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Tips on Business Travel by Air during Coronavirus

25% $67,423 10% $63,567 90% $92,553 75% $82,595 $71,657 50%(Median)
Change Search Criteria

Job Description for Nuclear Engineer I

Nuclear Engineer I designs and initiates processes to gain benefit from nuclear energy and radiation. Conducts research into problems of nuclear energy systems. Being a Nuclear Engineer I designs and develops nuclear equipment. Monitors testing, operation, and maintenance of nuclear reactors. Additionally, Nuclear Engineer I may require a bachelor's degree in engineering. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Nuclear Engineer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

See user submitted job responsibilities for Nuclear Engineer I.

Job Openings for Nuclear Engineer I in Lincoln, NE
Those that have already made the climb...
Eric V. Roegner, Former Executive Vice President and Group President, Engineered Products and Solutions
Arconic Inc. engineers, manufactures, and sells lightweight metals worldwide. The company operate in three segments: Engineered Products and Solutions, Global Rolled Products, and Transportation and Construction Solutions. The Engineered Products and Solutions segment produces and sells fastening systems and seamless r... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2018
Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst
City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.3%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 10.7%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.7%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.0%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.9%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 21.0%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.0%

Take just three simple steps below to generate your own personalized salary report

Step 1 of 3

Understand the total compensation opportunity for a Nuclear Engineer I, base salary plus other pay elements

Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
67423
82595
71657

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
68042
85047
74535
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Nuclear Engineer I in Lincoln, NE. The base salary for Nuclear Engineer I ranges from $67,423 to $82,595 with the average base salary of $71,657. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $68,042 to $85,047 with the average total cash compensation of $74,535.
Step 2 of 3

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.

67423
82595

 

Step 3 of 3

How much should you be paid?

About Lincoln, Nebraska    Lincoln is the capital of the U.S. state of Nebraska and the county seat of Lancaster County. The city covers 94.267 square miles (244.150 km2) with a....More

Lincoln, Nebraska  area prices were up 0.8% from a year ago    View the Cost of Living in Lincoln, Nebraska

Nuclear Engineer I Salary in popular cities: OmahaBellevueGrand Island

Skills associated with Nuclear Engineer I: Mathematical Modeling, Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) Software, Safety Policies and Procedures, NRC Regulations ...More

Recently searched related titles: Energy Engineer, Renewable Energy Engineer, Nuclear Scientist

Salary estimation for Nuclear Engineer I at companies like : CPI AEROSTRUCTURES INC, DORIAN LPG LTD., Howmet Aerospace Inc.

Jobs with a similar salary range to Nuclear Engineer I : Distribution System Operator, Nuclear Engineer, International Regulatory Affairs Specialist II