A Hearing Instrument Specialist earns an average salary of C$45,145 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

C$35,687 - C$62,046
C$36K
C$45K
C$62K
MEDIAN: C$45,467
10%
50%
90%
C$14.68 - C$34.99
C$15
C$22
C$35
MEDIAN: C$21.95
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$67K
Salary C$35,687 - C$62,046
Bonus C$4,000
Profit Sharing C$8,139
Commission C$6,000
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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C$32,038 - C$67,123
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 87
Hourly Data C$0C$34
Hourly Rate C$14.68 - C$34.99
Annual Data C$0C$67K
Bonus C$4,000
Commission C$6,000
Profit Sharing C$8,139
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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C$32,038 - C$67,123
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 62

Job Description for Hearing Instrument Specialist

A hearing instrument specialist is responsible for assisting people who suffer from varying degrees of hearing loss. They must provide quality care for patients, including during hearing screenings and fittings for hearing aids and other devices. In addition to ensuring patients' satisfaction, there is often a sales element involved, as the hearing instrument specialist is frequently required to sell hearing devices.

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Hearing Instrument Specialist Tasks

  • Perform an initial exam, evaluate medical records and physician's referral.
  • Keep records and documentation of evaluations and sales.
  • Explain options, warranties and usage of hearing aid and care.
  • Select and fit patient with hearing aid.
  • Assess and measure hearing loss of patient.

Hearing Instrument Specialist Job Listings

Key Stats for Hearing Instrument Specialist

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Hearing Instrument Specialist Salaries

Mid-Career
▲29%

Experienced
▲7%

National Average
C$46,000

▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 47%