The average hourly pay for an Optical Assistant at The Boots Company PLC in United Kingdom is £8.31.
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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
The top respondents for the job title Optical Assistant are from the companies Specsavers, Vision Express Ltd and Tesco PLC. Reported salaries are highest at Tesco PLC where the average pay is £8.02. Specsavers pays the lowest at around £7.48.
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