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Nuclear Equipment Test Engineer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$118,068 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Nuclear Equipment Test Engineer is $118,068 a year and $57 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Nuclear Equipment Test Engineer is between $82,758 and $146,658. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Nuclear Equipment Test Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Plans and runs tests on nuclear machinery and equipment.
  • Oversees and conducts environmental, operational, or performance tests on machinery and equipment, controls, and systems.
  • Designs and directs engineering and technical personnel in fabrication of testing and test-control apparatus and equipment.
Nuclear Equipment Test Engineer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Nuclear Engineers

Job family population: 16,700

Estimated population of Nuclear Equipment Test Engineer jobs: 1,474

Rate of error: 5.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Nuclear Equipment Test Engineer Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

LabView Test Engineer
May 20
Saint Charles, IL, USA
Omron Automotive Electronics
Specify and design new production test equipment by understanding new products in Development. * Work closely with the R&D, Production, Quality, Engineering, and Production Engineering teams.
Test Engineer (C#)
May 20
Saint Charles, IL, USA
Omron Automotive Electronics
TEST ENGINEER (C#) Location : St. Charles, IL Objective Receives general direction from the Test ... Provides guidance to test technicians to set-up equipment, test articles in order to prepare for ...
Test Engineer
May 25
Round Lake Beach, IL, USA
Test Engineer Location: Illinois Route 120, IL, 60073 Duration: 12 month Job Description ... test equipment, supplies, evaluation of designs. * Review appropriate or mandated agency ...
Apr 11
Chicago, IL, USA
U.S. Army Recruiting -Chicago Batallion
Provide training advice and supervision regarding CBRN equipment and operations * Train military ... of tests that helps you better understand your strengths and identify which Army jobs are best for ...
Test Engineer
May 11
Buffalo Grove, IL, USA
Vapor Bus International
Interacts with other engineering groups to define, document, analyze, perform, and interpret tests ... equipment supplier to the North American bus industry. A broad range of products is available for ...
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