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Average Hourly Rate for Wal-Mart Vision Center Employees

Wal-Mart Vision Center workers earn an average of $17.00 per hour, with $28.19 for overtime. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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: 6 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 9
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Wal-Mart Vision Center Details

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Years of Experience

Overall, the greater share of Wal-Mart Vision Center folks have five to nine years of experience and earn around $17.00 per hour.


Earning $15.40 on average, Opticians receive the most money.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a National Contact Lens Examiner certainly has its perks — salaries approach $25.77 and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Licensed Opticians also rank high on the pay scale, with expected earnings of approximately $25.77 per hour. At Wal-Mart Vision Center, employees who hold an Associate's Degree receive the highest pay at about $25.77.


The best paying skill to have in this role appears to be Sales; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $19.25. Customer Service also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; just under a third of employees surveyed report using it at work.


Wal-Mart Vision Center's employees are more likely to be female — the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

The company compensates for vacation days and sick leave, and a majority of workers receive these benefits. Almost all workers save for retirement through Wal-Mart Vision Center's 401(k) plan. Most workers have health insurance, and benefits for a strong majority of workers also include dental insurance. Employees can also look forward to tuition reimbursement, a stock purchase plan, and stock options.

Key Stats

88 %
13 %
Hourly Rate
$14 - $25
Hourly Rate
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1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

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