Pay for Contact Lens Technicians in the United States sits in the ballpark of $13.67 per hour. Although more than a third lack health benefits of any kind, more than half do enjoy medical insurance, and over a third get dental coverage, too. The vast majority (88 percent) of Contact Lens Technicians who took the survey are female. Work is enjoyable for Contact Lens Technicians, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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).
$20,892 - $46,385
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 70
Job Description for Contact Lens Technician
Educate patients about proper hygiene and care.
Instruct patients to insert and remove contact lenses.