An Optician in Calgary, Alberta earns an average wage of C$19.49 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$50,000 - C$56,231
C$54K
MEDIAN: C$54,179
50%
C$16.48 - C$21.50
C$18
MEDIAN: C$17.71
50%
C$0C$56K
Salary C$54,179
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$34,407 - C$56,988
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7
Hourly Data C$0C$32
Hourly Rate C$17.71
Hourly Tips C$2.80
Overtime C$32.00
Annual Data C$0C$56K
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$34,407 - C$56,988
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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Key Stats for Optician

1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Optician Salaries

Mid-Career
▲16%

Experienced
▲11%

National Average
C$45,000

Entry-Level
▼17%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 25%
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