The average rate for a Paraoptometric Assistant is $12.33 per hour.

$10.14 - $16.29
(Median)
$10
$12
$16
MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$10.14 - $16.29  
   
Overtime
$21.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$400.00  
   
Total Pay (?
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$21,243 - $36,041  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 21
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Job Description for Paraoptometric Assistant

  • Assist Optometrist with examinations and maintain patient charts.
  • Take patient history and perform preliminary examination of patient.
  • Fit and dispense glasses and contact lens for patients.

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
86%
5-9 years
9%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
medical benefits
Vision: 27%
dental benefits
None: 55%
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