Lead Optometric Technician Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Lead Optometric Technician is $12.83 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.
Lead Optometric Technician Total Pay (?
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$25,724 - $44,698
(Median)
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37K
45K
MEDIAN: $32,750
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Lead Optometric Technician Total Pay (?
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$9.90 - $17.40
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MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$25,724 - $44,698  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,010  
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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$20,875 - $38,266  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 83
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.90 - $17.40  
   
Overtime
$13.00 - $30.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,010  
   
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).
)
$20,875 - $38,266  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 83
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Job Description for Lead Optometric Technician

  • Assist doctor with examinations and maintain patient charts.
  • Monitor and prioritize workflow of the technicians.
  • Perform preliminary examination of patient.
  • Leads team in the¬†optometric activities of the department.
  • Fit and dispense glasses and contact lens for patients.

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Experience Affects Lead Optometric Technician Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%
National Average
$28,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
85%
female alumni
 
Male
15%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 32% dental benefits Dental: 19%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 42%
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