Average Hourly Rate for Wal-Mart Vision Center Employees

Excluding overtime pay (which bumps median pay up to $28.19), people who work for Wal-Mart Vision Center earn a median wage of $16.70 per hour. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Employer: Wal-Mart Vision Center
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[-]Optician (2)
$10.89 - $20.74  
[-]Optician (2)
Hourly Rate$10.89 - $20.74  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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About This Company

Walmart Vision Center

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Years of Experience

The greater proportion of employees (43 percent) report five to nine years of experience and bring home around $17.00 per hour.


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Opticians; median pay is the highest at about $15.40.

Certifications and Degrees

American Board Of Opticianry Certified Opticians receive bigger paychecks ($19.25) than those without credentials. Becoming an American Board of Opticianry Member can certainly pay off here; those folks make $15.40.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Sales among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $19.25. Customer Service also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; just under one in three of employees surveyed report using it at work.


Women are more likely to work at Wal-Mart Vision Center than men, given the more than 3 to 1 female-to-male ratio.

Benefits and Perks

Almost all workers report contributing to a 401(k). For most workers, benefits include health insurance, and a solid majority of workers get dental coverage, too. Other privileges include tuition reimbursement, stock options, and a stock purchase plan.

Key Stats for Wal-Mart Vision Center


86 %
14 %
Hourly Rate
$12 - $21
Hourly Rate
Data Not Available
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

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