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Optical Laboratory Technician Salary

$40,568 (USD)

Average Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly

$609

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 12, 2019

The average pay for an Optical Laboratory Technician is $40,568 a year and $20 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Optical Laboratory Technician is between $30,416 and $48,989. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for an Optical Laboratory Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Prepares and operates grinding and polishing machines to make lenses, optical flats, and other precision optical elements for optical instruments and ophthalmic goods, such as telescopes, aerial cameras, military optical systems, and eyeglasses.
Optical Laboratory Technician Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

Job family population: 27,960

Estimated population of Optical Laboratory Technician jobs: 1,243

Rate of error: 3.7%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$47,030
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Optical Laboratory Technician Job Listings for United States

Laboratory Technician
Nov 8
Plymouth, MN, USA
Russell Tobin
... grain corporation, is seeking a Laboratory Technician to join their team in Plymouth ... Simple sample analytics (Optical density, pH, Biochemical Analyzer) * Maintain and calibrate sample ...
Analytical Lab Technician
Dec 9
Ontario, CA, USA
Zeiss
Perform laboratory tests to determine chemical and physical characteristics or composition raw ... With just under 25,000 employees, ZEISS is one of the global leaders in the optical and ...
Laboratory Technician- Forest Grove, OR
Dec 12
Forest Grove, OR, USA
Kelly Services
Laboratory Technician Forest Grove, OR Temp-to-hire (Day Shift) Kelly Scientific is looking for an enthusiastic Laboratory Technician to assist with the analysis of plants and soils for a client ...
Engineering Technician/Laboratory Technician
Dec 11
Bainbridge Island, WA, USA
REA Innovations
APPLY at Careers@reainnovations.com Engineering Technician/Laboratory Technician REA Innovations, a small start-up on Bainbridge Island WA, is developing a new product that requires significant ...
Field Laboratory Technician
Dec 8
Little Rock, United States
CENTRAL ARK WATER
Field Laboratory Technician Central Arkansas Water, an award-winning water utility serving Little Rock-North Little Rock and surrounding areas, is currently seeking a skilled, motivated individual to ...

The average pay for an Optical Laboratory Technician is $40,568 a year and $20 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Optical Laboratory Technician is between $30,416 and $48,989. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for an Optical Laboratory Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Laboratory Technician
Nov 8
Plymouth, MN, USA
Russell Tobin
... grain corporation, is seeking a Laboratory Technician to join their team in Plymouth ... Simple sample analytics (Optical density, pH, Biochemical Analyzer) * Maintain and calibrate sample ...
Analytical Lab Technician
Dec 9
Ontario, CA, USA
Zeiss
Perform laboratory tests to determine chemical and physical characteristics or composition raw ... With just under 25,000 employees, ZEISS is one of the global leaders in the optical and ...
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