Earnings for Contact Lens Technicians in the United States come in at around $14.01 per hour on average. The majority of Contact Lens Technicians claim high levels of job satisfaction. While just under one in three report receiving no health benefits, the greater part do receive medical coverage, and more than two-fifths have dental, as well. Contact Lens Technicians who responded to the questionnaire are largely women, dominating at 89 percent. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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).
$21,371 - $40,984
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 69
Job Description for Contact Lens Technician
Educate patients about proper hygiene and care.
Instruct patients to insert and remove contact lenses.