Late-Career Certified Optician Salary

The average Late-Career Certified Optician can expect to rake in roughly $18.26 per hour. Most Late-Career Certified Opticians report high levels of job satisfaction. Women make up the vast majority of Late-Career Certified Opticians (89 percent) who answered the questionnaire. One in three of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, more than two-fifths report medical coverage and just under one in three claim dental coverage as well. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$20,400 - $66,445
$20K
$48K
$66K
MEDIAN: $48,000
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50%
90%

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$14.15 - $23.44
$14
$18
$23
MEDIAN: $18.26
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$20,400 - $66,445  
   
Bonus
$306.39 - $7,830  
Commission
$202.73 - $17,754  
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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$29,697 - $52,640  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.15 - $23.44  
   
Overtime
$1.14 - $45.62  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$306.39 - $7,830  
   
Commission
$202.73 - $17,754  
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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$29,697 - $52,640  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 96

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Key Stats for Certified Optician

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Certified Optician Salaries

Sales Management
▲4%

National Average
$39,000

Customer Service
▼2%

Technical Sales
▼2%

Sales
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 28%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
no benefits
None: 33%
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