The average wage for an Optician is C$20.44 per hour.

C$34,478 - C$62,945
C$34K
C$49K
C$63K
MEDIAN: C$49,471
10%
50%
90%
C$14.66 - C$28.99
C$15
C$20
C$29
MEDIAN: C$20.47
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$62K
Salary C$34,478 - C$62,945
Bonus C$350 - C$5,057
Profit Sharing C$983
Commission C$824 - C$29,087
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$30,931 - C$62,687
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 67
Hourly Data C$0C$45
Hourly Rate C$14.66 - C$28.99
Hourly Tips C$2.80
Overtime C$26.53 - C$45.91
Annual Data C$0C$62K
Bonus C$350 - C$5,057
Commission C$824 - C$29,087
Profit Sharing C$983
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$30,931 - C$62,687
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 208

Optician Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Optician

Pay by Experience for an Optician has a positive trend. An entry-level Optician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$39,000 based on 117 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Optician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$48,000 based on 81 salaries. An experienced Optician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$49,000 based on 74 salaries. An Optician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$52,000 based on 53 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$44,828

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

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Key Stats for Optician

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
20%

Experience Affects Optician Salaries

Late-Career
▲17%

▲10%

▲7%

National Average
C$45,000

▼14%

Skills That Affect Optician Salaries

optician
▲6%

Office Management
▲6%

National Average
C$45,000

Sales
▼1%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 28%