Career Outlook for Nuclear Technicians

Also known as:  Nuclear Monitoring Technician, Nuclear Technician, Radiation Protection Technician, Radiochemical Technician
The overall job outlook for Nuclear Technician careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by 3.47 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 0.58 percent per year. Demand for Nuclear Technicians is expected to go up, with an expected 40 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 0.07 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Nuclear Technicians in the following states
South Carolina 1,260
California 660
Virginia 660
New York 430
Washington 390
North Carolina 320
Tennessee 280
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Nuclear Technicians
Mississippi 60
Maryland 110
Idaho 120
Michigan 170
Pennsylvania 180
Massachusetts 180
Tennessee 280