The average wage for an Entry-Level Certified Optician is $13.53 per hour. A skill in Technical Sales is associated with high pay for this job.

$30,968 - $38,000
$34K
MEDIAN: $33,553
50%

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$10.51 - $18.10
$11
$14
$18
MEDIAN: $13.00
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50%
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$13K$26K$39K
Salary
$33,554  
   
Bonus
$1,483  
Commission
$1,800  
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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$22,058 - $38,282  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 5
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$10.51 - $18.10  
   
Overtime
$21.13  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$1,483  
   
Commission
$1,800  
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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$22,058 - $38,282  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 80

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Get with a company that pays commission base on your efforts not on the store you work for as a whole. Because you can exceed you sales golds and have a great sales week and you will hardly see any sales commission. And you will need that .

Key Stats for Certified Optician

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
27%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Certified Optician Salaries

Technical Sales
up arrow 11%

Sales Management
up arrow 4%

Customer Service
up arrow 3%

Sales
up arrow 1%

National Average
$29,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 48%
dental benefits
Dental: 25%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
dental benefits
None: 48%
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