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Nuclear Plant Control Operator Salary
in Idaho, United States

$84,644 (USD)

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Last updated: February 16, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Nuclear Plant Control Operator is $84,644 a year and $41 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Nuclear Plant Control Operator is between $59,588 and $104,968. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Nuclear Plant Control Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates and controls nuclear reactor that produces steam for generation of electric power and regulates operation of auxiliary equipment.
  • Makes adjustments on controls, under supervision, to start and shut down nuclear reactor and to regulate flux level, reactor period, coolant temperature, and rate of flow, control rod positions, and other control elements that affect power level within reactor, following standard instructions and prescribed practices.
Nuclear Plant Control Operator Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Nuclear Power Reactor Operators

Job family population: 6,010

Estimated population of Nuclear Plant Control Operator jobs: 5,720

Rate of error: 5.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Nuclear Plant Control Operator Job Listings for Idaho, United States

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Plant Manager Trainee - agriculture commodity Growing ag commodity manufacturer is looking for a ... Prudent and effective control of operating expenses * Work with the assigned Mentor to learn how to ...
Controls Engineer Opening to $100K (Burley, ID area)
Jan 25
Boise, ID, USA
... plant projects and IT requirements, as needed. KEY JOB REQUIREMENTS: Ensure a safe operating ... based control systems, AC and DC drives and motors, servo systems, including systems design ...
Quality Team Leader
Jan 3
Twin Falls, ID, USA
KapStone Paper and Packaging
WestRock's 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and ... Ensure Quality System is maintained and plant(s) adhere to agency requirements * Stewardship of ...
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