An Optometric Assistant earns an average wage of C$15.00 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

C$24,680 - C$47,819
C$25K
C$37K
C$48K
MEDIAN: C$37,161
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50%
90%
C$12.04 - C$19.90
C$12
C$15
C$20
MEDIAN: C$14.92
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$47K
Salary C$24,680 - C$47,819
Bonus C$73.97 - C$2,433
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$25,101 - C$41,880
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18
Hourly Data C$0C$31
Hourly Rate C$12.04 - C$19.90
Overtime C$22.25
Annual Data C$0C$41K
Bonus C$73.97 - C$2,433
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$25,101 - C$41,880
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 139

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Pay by Experience Level for Optometric Assistant

Pay by Experience for an Optometric Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Optometric Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$31,000 based on 103 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Optometric Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$38,000 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Optometric Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$36,000 based on 16 salaries. An Optometric Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$36,000 based on 9 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$31,633

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Key Stats for Optometric Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 34 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Optometric Assistant Salaries

▲20%

Late-Career
▲14%

▲13%

National Average
C$32,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Optometric Assistant Salaries

▲10%


National Average
C$32,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 36%
dental benefits
Dental: 34%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 45%
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