Paraoptometric Technician Salary

A Paraoptometric Technician earns an average wage of $12.89 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in Optometry is associated with high pay for this job.

$25,549 - $30,543
$28K
MEDIAN: $28,000
50%

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$10.02 - $17.09
$10
$13
$17
MEDIAN: $13.39
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50%
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$0$36K
Salary $28,000
Bonus $100.67 - $2,490
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,049 - $36,432
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
Hourly Data $0$27
Hourly Rate $10.02 - $17.09
Overtime $14.79 - $27.60
Annual Data $0$36K
Bonus $100.67 - $2,490
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,049 - $36,432
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 87

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Job Description for Paraoptometric Technician

  • Fit and dispense glasses and contact lens for patients.
  • Order prescription eyewear.
  • Explain eye exercises to patients, and may monitor vision therapy.
  • Take patient history and perform preliminary examination of patient.
  • Assist Optometrist with examinations and maintain patient charts.

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Paraoptometric Technician Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Paraoptometric Technician?

Paraoptometric Technician in Zionsville:
Pros: I am able to help and talk to people.
Cons: I work harder than most here, low pay.

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Key Stats for Paraoptometric Technician

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Paraoptometric Technician Salaries

Experienced
▲14%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
$28,000

Entry-Level
▼8%

Skills That Affect Paraoptometric Technician Salaries

Optometry
▲8%

National Average
$28,000

Customer Service
▼25%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 26%
dental benefits
Dental: 15%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 56%
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