An Experienced Optician earns an average wage of $16.50 per hour.

$27,885 - $57,288
(Median)
$28K
$40K
$57K
MEDIAN: $39,930
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90%

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$12.69 - $22.75
(Median)
$13
$16
$23
MEDIAN: $16.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$27,885 - $57,288  
   
Bonus
$350.00 - $6,288  
Profit Sharing
$51.06 - $6,851  
Commission
$987 - $8,295  
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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$26,931 - $51,111  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 125
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.69 - $22.75  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.50  
Overtime
$19.77 - $36.21  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$350.00 - $6,288  
   
Commission
$987 - $8,295  
Profit Sharing
$51.06 - $6,851  
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).
)
$26,931 - $51,111  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 656
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Skills That Affect Optician Salaries

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Optometry
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National Average
$36,000

Sales
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 2%

Insurance
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Billing
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 96 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 48%
dental benefits
Dental: 32%
medical benefits
Vision: 36%
dental benefits
None: 39%
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