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Test & Research Reactor Operator Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$87,818 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Test & Research Reactor Operator is $87,818 a year and $42 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Test & Research Reactor Operator is between $62,627 and $108,547. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Test & Research Reactor Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, 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.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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

Test Technician
Jan 16
Danbury, CT, USA
Neeltran, Inc.
Test Technician - Position Summary : Tests and trouble-shoots transformers, rectifiers, power supplies (digital and analog), circuits, PLC's, and equipment using meters, oscilloscopes, temperature ...
Automation Test/General Coding Skills CC8887980 (DT)
Jan 15
Bloomfield, CT, USA
Automation Test/General Coding Skills CC8887980 (DT) Contract Position Bloomfield, CT Summary The Archer Quality Analyst and Testing Advisor will be responsible for the successful build-out of a QA ...
Systems Test Engineer
Jan 3
Berlin, CT, USA
Corbin Russwin
As a Systems Test Engineer you will work with a global team of cross-functional product development engineers developing and testing Residential electronic locking products and associated mobile and ...
Systems Test Engineer
Jan 4
Berlin, CT, USA
Aquinas Consulting
Our end client is seeking a systems test enigneer to work with our new product development set. This person will be creating mainting and execcuting test plans and cases. The ideal candidate will be ...
Automated Test Engineer
Dec 19
Simsbury, CT, USA
Aquinas Consulting
Seeking a Java or Python programmer with some test experience, or some interest in test. We need someone who can do automation, not just manual testing. Sr. Software Test Engineer This position ...