Manufacturing Technician, Optical Lab Salary

Median pay for Optical Lab Manufacturing Technicians in the United States lies in the neighborhood of $15.81 per hour. A strong majority report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a majority collect dental insurance. Most people in this profession are content with their work, and moderate levels of job satisfaction are reported. Making up 71 percent of those who took the survey, male Optical Lab Manufacturing Technicians greatly outnumber their female counterparts. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$10.44 - $27.81
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MEDIAN: $15.54
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Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $10.44 - $27.81
Overtime $16.77 - $38.64
Annual Data $0$59K
Bonus $1,600
Profit Sharing $1,500
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$22,302 - $59,515
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 35

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Job Description for Manufacturing Technician, Optical Lab

  • Operate automatic and manual machines.
  • Polish and clean lens.
  • Shape and customize lenses to fit frames.
  • Cut lens according to prescriptions or specifics.

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Pay by Experience Level for Manufacturing Technician, Optical Lab

Pay by Experience for a Manufacturing Technician, Optical Lab has a positive trend. An entry-level Manufacturing Technician, Optical Lab with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 24 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Manufacturing Technician, Optical Lab with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Manufacturing Technician, Optical Lab which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 7 salaries. A Manufacturing Technician, Optical Lab with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Manufacturing Technician, Optical Lab

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Manufacturing Technician, Optical Lab Salaries

Late-Career
▲23%

Experienced
▲6%

National Average
$37,000

Entry-Level
▼8%

Mid-Career
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 21%
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