Experienced Certified Optician Salary

Median pay for Experienced Certified Opticians is around $17.30 per hour. Most Experienced Certified Opticians like their work and job satisfaction is high. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — nearly one in three lack coverage. On the flip side, slightly less than half have medical insurance and more than a third receive dental plans. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$22,257 - $63,023
$22K
$35K
$63K
MEDIAN: $35,000
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$13.72 - $21.48
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MEDIAN: $17.30
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$22,257 - $63,023  
   
Bonus
$324.50 - $4,200  
Commission
$201.34 - $6,953  
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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$28,868 - $46,509  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$13.72 - $21.48  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.14  
Overtime
$1.52 - $26.10  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$324.50 - $4,200  
   
Commission
$201.34 - $6,953  
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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$28,868 - $46,509  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 87

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Key Stats for Certified Optician

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
10-19 years
79%
20 years or more
21%
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Skills That Affect Certified Optician Salaries

Sales Management
▲2%

Customer Service
▲1%

National Average
$37,000

Sales
▼1%

Technical Sales
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 47%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 32%