The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Optometric Technician in Las Vegas, Nevada is $13.45.
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Job Description for Optometric Technician
Optometrists help clients maintain sharp, accurate eyesight, and optometric assistants help optometrists in a variety of tasks and ensure their office's operations run smoothly and efficiently. It is often the optometric assistant who performs much of the preparatory work for examinations, a series of duties that includes the maintenance and calibration of vision testing equipment, the application of various pre-examination tests for incoming patients, and clerical duties such as scheduling appo…Read more
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Skills in Customer Service and Insurance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Optometry, Sales and Patient Education.
Pay by Experience Level for Optometric Technician
A mid-career Optometric Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.23 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Optometric Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.00 based on 7 salaries.
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Employees with Optometric Technician in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 12.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in West Palm Beach, Florida (17.4% less), Houston, Texas (17.0% less) and Fort Collins, Colorado (7.4% less).
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