Average Entry-Level Optometric Technician Hourly Pay

$11.47
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$1,155
Bonus
$1,018
Commission
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The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Optometric Technician is $11.47.
10%
$9.47
MEDIAN
$11.47
90%
$14.55
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Hourly Rate
$9 - $15
Bonus
$99 - $2,327
Commission
$712 - $1,210
Total Pay
$19,888 - $31,074

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Popular Skills for Optometric Technician

Skills in Patient Education are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Insurance, Optometry, Sales and Customer Service.

Pay by Experience Level for Optometric Technician

An early career Optometric Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.35 based on 678 salaries. A mid-career Optometric Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.15 based on 209 salaries. An experienced Optometric Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.17 based on 159 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $16.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,105 survey responses.
Early Career
61.4%
Mid Career
18.9%
Experienced
14.4%
Late Career
5.3%