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

Nuclear Engineers

Total
Employment
Location
Quotient
Median
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

National Geospatial Agency - Springfield,VA
Design/execute/lead new multi-disciplinary programs focused on modeling & detection of biological, chemical, or nuclear proliferation activities. ... ... Full Description

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) - Sterling,VA
Design/execute/lead new multi-disciplinary programs focused on modeling&detection of biological, chemical, or nuclear proliferation activities. ... Ed... 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

Applied Research Associates - Reston,VA
Required Skills: * Master's degree in physics, nuclear engineering, or similar. * Demonstrated ability to work effectively within or lead a team of pe... Full Description

Alion Science and Technology Corporation - Chantilly,VA
Responsibilities/Qualification Alion is seeking an experienced mechanical engineer as part of a dynamic multidisciplinary team developing methodologie... Full Description

Terracon - Ashburn,VA
Communicate with project manager, engineering technicians, client representative, contractor s representative and others as applicable regarding the c... Full Description

SAIC - Arlington,VA
. - Major in hard science, such as chemistry, mathematics, physics, metallurgy and nuclear physics or in a related engineering field, such as chemical... Full Description

JobLeads - Dulles,VA
Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) is seeking a Chief Engineer (CE) to support a focused campaign pursuing programs and customer sh... Full Description

Bechtel - Reston,VA
We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals. ... Bechtel o... Full Description

BAE Systems - Rockville,MD
BAE Systems has an exciting opportunity for a Power Systems Engineer to assist in the design, development, documentation, and testing of the electrica... Full Description



Job Openings

National Geospatial Agency - Springfield,VA
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) - Sterling,VA
Leidos - Reston,VA
Applied Research Associates - Reston,VA
Alion Science and Technology Corporation - Chantilly,VA
Terracon - Ashburn,VA