Average Early-Career Optician with Customer Service Skills Hourly Pay in San Diego, California

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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Optician with Customer Service skills in San Diego, California is $13.48.
MEDIAN $13.48
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $21
Total Pay
$21,243 - $42,750

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Job Description for Optician

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Optician. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Optical Manager (Eye Care)
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Optician Job Listings

Popular Skills for Optician

Skills in Sales, Billing, Insurance and Optometry are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Optician

A mid-career Optician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.62 based on 4 salaries. An experienced Optician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.67 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Optician in their job title in Minneapolis, Minnesota earn an average of 5.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (3.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (20.7% less), Phoenix, Arizona (11.0% less) and Houston, Texas (11.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 10 survey responses.
Mid Career