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Operator Reactor Test & Research Salary
in Idaho, United States

$70,974 (USD)

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Last updated: February 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Operator Reactor Test & Research is $70,974 a year and $34 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for an Operator Reactor Test & Research is between $50,614 and $87,727. 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 operation of nuclear reactor to create fissionable materials used for research purposes, study structure of atoms, and determine properties of materials.
  • Positions fuel elements (uranium) and object to be irradiated in position in reactor core, using slave manipulators.
  • Installs instrumentation leads in core to measure operating temperature and pressure in reactor working from mockups, blueprints, and wiring and instrumentation diagrams.
  • Activates reactor and inserts object to be irradiated into rabbit (pneumatic) tube, beam hole, or irradiation tunnel according to size of object and nature of experiment.
Operator Reactor Test & Research Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Nuclear Technicians

Job family population: 6,850

Estimated population of Operator Reactor Test & Research jobs: 637

Rate of error: 7.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Operator Reactor Test & Research Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Senior Cyber Security Researcher
Feb 5
Idaho Falls, United States
Battelle Energy Alliance
Cyber R&D Contact: Joshua.Fullmer@inl.gov Work Location: Idaho Falls, ID (9x80 schedule) **This is ... Works with customers independently or supervises teams to develop requirements, produces and test ...
Electronics Technician
Jan 31
Idaho Falls, ID, USA
Blackmere Consulting
Our wireless research team has patented an innovative solution to this problem and this is your ... Basic understanding of board bring-up, test, diagnostic, and measurement equipment to include ...
Software QA Engineer
Nov 29
Idaho Falls, ID, USA
Blackmere Consulting
With an overall mission of wellness and research into sustainable products, you will be a part of a ... test infrastructure and ensuring the website, internal tools and services are operating at the ...
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