Optometrist Technician Salary
An Optometrist Technician earns an average wage of $11.33 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.
|Hourly Rate||$9.69 - $14.45|
|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).)
|$20,214 - $30,960|
Job Description for Optometrist Technician
- Fit and dispense glasses and contact lens for patients.
- Order prescription eyewear.
- Explain eye exercises to patients, and may monitor vision therapy.
- Take patient history and perform preliminary examination of patient.
- Assist Optometrist with examinations and maintain patient charts.
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