Average Orthoptist Salary

$64,506
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,000
Bonus
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for an Orthoptist is $64,506.
10%
$51k
10%
$65k
50%
$79k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $64,506
Is Orthoptist your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Salary
$51k - $79k
Bonus
$950 - $8k
Total Pay
$52k - $93k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for Orthoptist

Orthoptist Tasks
  • Perform comprehensive and specialized eye and vision examinations. Communicate results to patient.
  • Prepare referrals or prescriptions for glasses and contacts, and specialized or surgical care as necessary.
  • Create a treatment plan and offer recommendations for condition management.

Orthoptist Job Listings

Popular Skills for Orthoptist

Skills that pay less than market rate include Clinical Assessment, Pediatrics and Diagnosis and Treatment Planning.

Pay by Experience Level for Orthoptist

An early career Orthoptist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $65,065 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Orthoptist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Orthoptist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,750 based on 5 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $0.

Pay Difference by Location

Learn more about cost of living by city.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 39 survey responses.
Early Career
48.7%
Mid Career
20.5%
Experienced
12.8%
Late Career
17.9%