An Optometric Assistant earns an average wage of C$15.00 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

C$26,460 - C$45,769
C$26K
C$37K
C$46K
MEDIAN: C$37,418
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50%
90%

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C$12.38 - C$19.86
C$12
C$15
C$20
MEDIAN: C$14.99
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$16KC$32KC$48K
Salary
C$26,460 - C$45,769  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$4,698  
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$25,995 - C$42,342  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$11C$22C$33
Hourly Rate
C$12.38 - C$19.86  
   
Overtime
C$22.66  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$22KC$44KC$66K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$4,698  
   
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$25,995 - C$42,342  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 135

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Pay by Experience Level for Optometric Assistant

Pay by Experience for an Optometric Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Optometric Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 103 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Optometric Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Optometric Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 16 salaries. An Optometric Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 9 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$31,895

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Key Stats for Optometric Assistant

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Optometric Assistant Salaries

▲19%

Late-Career
▲13%

▲12%

National Average
C$32,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Optometric Assistant Salaries

▲9%


National Average
C$32,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 37%
dental benefits
Dental: 34%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 41%
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