The average wage for an Optician is C$20.43 per hour.

C$30,410 - C$60,876
C$30K
C$49K
C$61K
MEDIAN: C$49,308
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C$14.72 - C$27.40
C$15
C$20
C$27
MEDIAN: C$20.43
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$21KC$42KC$63K
Salary
C$30,410 - C$60,876  
   
Bonus
C$204.26 - C$6,040  
Profit Sharing
C$1,400  
Commission
C$2,750  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$30,643 - C$59,878  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 75
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$12C$24C$36
Hourly Rate
C$14.72 - C$27.40  
   
Hourly Tips
C$2.80  
Overtime
C$30.52  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$24KC$48KC$72K
Bonus
C$204.26 - C$6,040  
   
Commission
C$2,750  
Profit Sharing
C$1,400  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$30,643 - C$59,878  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 200

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Pay by Experience Level for Optician

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$44,433

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Key Stats for Optician

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
036
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
19%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Optician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 18%



National Average
C$44,000


Skills That Affect Optician Salaries

Office Management
up arrow 7%

optician
up arrow 6%

Sales
0%

National Average
C$44,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 51%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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