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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Nuclear Engineers

Annual Earnings
National 17,680 1.0 $102,220Explore the national job market for Nuclear Engineers

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top job markets for Nuclear Engineers ranked by
concentration (left) and median earnings (right):

Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Hampton Roads, VA 16.8
Pittsburgh, PA 5.8
DC Metro Area 2.1
New Orleans, LA 1.4
Philadelphia Metro Area 1.2
Metro Area Median Earnings
Boston Metro Area $123,130
Chicago Metro Area $120,890
Philadelphia Metro Area $113,790
NYC Metro Area $112,120
Raleigh, NC $108,740

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Knoxville, TN 9.5
Charleston, SC 5.8
Albuquerque, NM 4.6
Columbia, SC 4.1
Omaha, NE 3.0
Metro Area Median Earnings
Knoxville, TN $115,750
Harrisburg, PA $114,390
Albany, NY $113,130
Baton Rouge, LA $107,240
Omaha, NE $99,120

National - Job Listings

Leidos - Reston,VA
Description: The Leidos Defense and Intelligence Group is seeking an experienced nuclear engineer or scientist to support a dynamic, multidisciplinary... Full Description

Leidos - Reston,VA
Description:Leidos is actively interviewing for an upcoming opportunity for a Radiological/Nuclear Engineer to join our team at Kirtland AFB, NM. ... ... Full Description

Radiant Solutions - Reston,VA
General Full-time customer-site as the Senior Nuclear Engineer supporting a high-profile US Government customer. will include generating WMD analytica... Full Description

Department Of Commerce - Gaithersburg,MD
The division has multidisciplinary activities ranging from the development of a world-class physical measurement infrastructure for realizing radiatio... Full Description

Bechtel - Reston,VA
This is for a Lead Mechanical Engineer who will prepare designs and lead engineering teams in the development and delivery of mechanical building syst... Full Description

Alion Science and Technology - Washington,DC
Additional experience may lead to a more senior posting.Experience working in nuclear shipyards on in-service turbine generators for either SSBNs, SSN... Full Description

Terracon - Ashburn,VA
. * High school diploma or equivalent * Minimum 1-2 years of relevant experience or the equivalent in training and related experience * Experience wit... Full Description

Thermadynamics Rail - Manassas Park,VA
Our teams of specialized engineers, technicians and machinists work together to execute the design, simulation, manufacturing and testing of electrica... Full Description

Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) - Fairfax,VA
Preferred certifications at time of employment include: Asphalt Concrete Field (Level I and II), Asphalt Concrete Plant (Level I), Hydraulic Cement Co... Full Description

Digital Realty - Ashburn,VA
In fact, we're hiring several engineers to meet growing demand, so feel free to share this information with your network. ... Data center experience i... Full Description

Job Openings

Leidos - Reston,VA
Leidos - Reston,VA
Radiant Solutions - Reston,VA
Department Of Commerce - Gaithersburg,MD
Bechtel - Reston,VA
Alion Science and Technology - Washington,DC