The average hourly pay for an Experienced Certified Optician is $17.35.
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Job Description for Certified Optician
Certified opticians must possess an American Board of Optometry (ABO) board certificate. The certification will demonstrate that they are qualified to provide quality services in their field. These opticians are generally required to have at least a bachelor's degree in a related field. They must keep up with new developments in their industry and use their knowledge to provide high-quality service. Certified opticians must work directly with customers to help with frame selection and to p…Read more
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Pay by Experience Level for Certified Optician
An early career Certified Optician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.12 based on 121 salaries. A mid-career Certified Optician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.76 based on 115 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $18.
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