Entry-Level Optometric Assistant Salary

An Entry-Level Optometric Assistant earns an average wage of $12.13 per hour. A skill in Insurance is associated with high pay for this job.

$20,347 - $31,444
$25K
MEDIAN: $25,180
50%

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$9.43 - $15.72
$9
$12
$16
MEDIAN: $12.17
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$12K$24K$36K
Salary
$25,180  
   
Bonus
$197.97 - $2,919  
Profit Sharing
$1,670  
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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$19,558 - $33,712  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$9.43 - $15.72  
   
Overtime
$14.80 - $23.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$197.97 - $2,919  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,670  
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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$19,558 - $33,712  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 180

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Key Stats for Optometric Assistant

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
9%
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Skills That Affect Optometric Assistant Salaries

Insurance
▲12%

Billing
▲9%

Customer Service
▲6%

National Average
$25,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 29%
dental benefits
Dental: 19%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
no benefits
None: 54%
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