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Optician salary in United States

How much does an Optician make in the United States?

Average base salary

$19.66
Non-cash benefit
401(k)
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The average salary for a optician is $19.66 per hour in the United States. 7k salaries reported, updated at December 1, 2022

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Top companies for Opticians in United States

  1. BJ's Wholesale Club
    3.2
    4,923 reviews99 salaries reported
    $30.11per hour
  2. $25.82per hour
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Highest paying cities for Opticians near United States

  1. Pittsburgh, PA
    $20.17 per hour
    16 salaries reported
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Where can an Optician earn more?

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Most common benefits for Opticians

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 2,695 ratings

38% of Opticians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Optometric Assistant

1,187 job openings

Average $16.67 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for an Optician

How can I know if I am being paid fairly as an optician?

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