Contact Lens Technicians in the United States take home approximately $13.87 per hour on average. The vast majority of Contact Lens Technicians (89 percent) who responded to the survey are women. The majority of Contact Lens Technicians claim high levels of job satisfaction. Some workers in this field — just under a third — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by more than half and dental plans are enjoyed by more than two-fifths. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
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).
$21,139 - $40,984
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 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.