How much does a Nuclear Engineer IV make in the United States? The average Nuclear Engineer IV salary in the United States is $136,857 as of November 23, 2022, but the range typically falls between $125,221 and $153,064. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Nuclear Engineer IV

Nuclear Engineer IV designs and initiates processes to gain benefit from nuclear energy and radiation. Conducts research into problems of nuclear energy systems. Being a Nuclear Engineer IV designs and develops nuclear equipment. Monitors testing, operation, and maintenance of nuclear reactors. Additionally, Nuclear Engineer IV may require a master's degree in nuclear engineering or related field. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Nuclear Engineer IV work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. To be a Nuclear Engineer IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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