Optometry Assistant Salary

The average wage for an Optometry Assistant is $12.37 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$9.83 - $15.85
$9
$13
$16
MEDIAN: $12.84
10%
50%
90%

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Hourly Data $0$15
Hourly Rate $9.83 - $15.85
Annual Data $0$34K
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$20,516 - $34,899
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

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United States (change)

Job Description for Optometry Assistant

  • Fit and dispense glasses and contact lens for patients.
  • Take patient history and perform preliminary examination of patient.
  • Assist Optometrist with examinations and maintain patient charts.

Optometry Assistant Job Listings

Key Stats for Optometry Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
23%
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Experience Affects Optometry Assistant Salaries

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$27,000

Entry-Level
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 38%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
no benefits
None: 63%
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