Nuclear engineer salaries are up 4% year-on-year, according to a new study.
The average nuclear engineer earns €65,000 a year.
The latest figures for the Nuclear Engineering Industry Institute show the average salary rose 4.5% to €65.8m.
There were 1,890 nuclear engineers in the industry last year, up by 10% from 2015.
The report showed the average pay for a nuclear engineer in the UK is around £35,000.
There are currently more than 10,000 nuclear engineers working in the United Kingdom.
This was the fourth year the institute has surveyed its members.
The institute is based at the University of Sheffield.
It also conducts research on the effects of nuclear technologies on society.