The average rate for a Paraoptometric Assistant is $12.22 per hour.

$10.74 - $16.50
$11
$12
$16
MEDIAN: $12.00
10%
50%
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$10.74 - $16.50  
   
Overtime
$20.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$500  
   
Total Pay (?
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$22,393 - $36,578  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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Job Description for Paraoptometric Assistant

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

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Key Stats for Paraoptometric Assistant

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
90%
5-9 years
5%
20 years or more
5%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
90%
5-9 years
5%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 17%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 50%
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