The average salary for an Optical Laboratory Technician in South Africa is R96,000.
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Job Description for Optical Laboratory Technician
An optical laboratory technician assists with optical lab operations to produce glasses. Some of their duties might include reviewing prescriptions and selecting the correct frames and lenses, stocking and organizing inventory of lenses and other accessories, entering prescription information into a database, logging shipment information, and keeping track of received orders and shipping them as necessary. When fulfilling the prescriptions, the optical laboratory technician needs to make sure th…Read more
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Pay by Experience Level for Optical Laboratory Technician
An early career Optical Laboratory Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R66,000 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Optical Laboratory Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R138,000 based on 14 salaries.
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