Career Outlook for Nuclear Engineers

Also known as:
Atomic Process Engineer, Nuclear Engineer, Nuclear Radiation Engineer, Nuclear Steam Supply System Engineer, Radiation Engineer, Reactor Engineer, Reactor Projects Engineer

The overall job outlook for Nuclear Engineer careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by 8.67 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 0.54 percent per year. Demand for Nuclear Engineers is expected to go down, with an expected -1,390 jobs shed by 2029. This represents an annual decrease of 0.98 percent over the next few years. Join our talent pool and get scouted today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Nuclear Engineers in the following states

Virginia 2,480
South Carolina 1,390
Michigan 850
New Mexico 850
Pennsylvania 770
Idaho 670
Illinois 650
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Nuclear Engineers

Nebraska
30
Utah
40
Vermont
60
Alabama
100
District of Columbia
110
Louisiana
110
Kentucky
120