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19-4051.00 - Nuclear Technicians
Assist nuclear physicists, nuclear engineers, or other scientists in laboratory or production activities. May operate, maintain, or provide quality control for nuclear testing and research equipment. May monitor radiation.
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Wages & Employment Trends
|Median wages (2017)||$38.64 hourly, $80,370 annual|
|Employment (2016)||7,000 employees|
|Projected growth (2016-2026)||Little or no change (-1% to 1%)|
|Projected job openings (2016-2026)||800|
|Top industries (2016)|
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2017 wage data and 2016-2026 employment projections . "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2016-2026). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.
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