The average hourly pay for an Optical Assistant in Birmingham, England: Birmingham is £7.24.
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Job Description for Optical Assistant
Optical assistants, also known as optometric assistants, are medical assistants who help optometrists in both clinical and administrative duties. They usually work in private practices, vision care clinics, or other facilities that offer eye car. Some of their duties may include greeting patients, answering their questions, making phone calls for the optometrist, responding to correspondences, maintaining records, scheduling patient appointments, helping the optometrist with vision tests, and he…Read more
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Employees with Optical Assistant in their job title in Manchester, England: Manchester earn an average of 11.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Nottingham, England: Nottinghamshire (10.5% more) and Bristol, England: Bristol (8.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Oxford, England: Oxfordshire (0.7% less) and London, England: London (0.7% less).