Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for an Optical Laboratory Technician is $16.50
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Optical Laboratory Technicians?
An early career Optical Laboratory Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.41 based on 48 salaries. A mid-career Optical Laboratory Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.53 based on 16 salaries. In …Read more
What Do Optical Laboratory Technicians Do?
An optical laboratory technician assists with optical lab operations to produce glasses. Some of their duties might include reviewing prescriptions and selecting the correct frames and lenses, stocking and organizing inventory of lenses and other accessories, entering prescription information into a database, logging shipment information, and keeping track of received orders and shipping them as necessary. When fulfilling the prescriptions, the optical laboratory technician needs to make sure …Read more