for engineers vary significantly by specialty, industry, and education.
Even so, as a group, engineers earn some of the highest average starting
salaries among those holding bachelor's degrees.
According to the U.S. Bureau of
Labor Statistics, the median annual earnings of nuclear
engineers are about $97,080.
The lowest 10%
earned $68,300. The highest 10% earned $136,880.
Note: Some resources in this section are provided by the
of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.