(800) 627 3697 info.eri@erieri.com
Are you working in compensation or HR? See our salary, cost-of-living, and executive pay applications in action. Try our free salary assessor demo.

Optical Lens Inserter Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$36,364 (USD)

Average Salary


Average Hourly


Average Bonus

Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Optical Lens Inserter is $36,364 a year and $17 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Optical Lens Inserter is between $27,708 and $43,468. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

Average Salary Chart

Scroll for Salary Potential, Education and Skills

Job Summary

  • Inserts lenses into plastic frames for sunglasses or reading glasses.
  • Fits lenses into frames and places frames on conveyor belt that passes under heat lamps that soften frames preparatory to setting of lenses.
Optical Lens Inserter Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

Job family population: 30,100

Estimated population of Optical Lens Inserter jobs: 78

Rate of error: 3.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


Education data not available for this job


Skills data not available for this job

Optical Lens Inserter Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Apr 16
Rosin Eyecare
Ordering Contacts * Training patients how to insert and remove contacts * Make appropriate ... Complete frame and spectacle lens orders * Delivery/dispensing of eyewear * Adjusting and ...
ERI Economic Research Institute compiles the best salary, cost-of-living, and executive compensation survey data available.

Salaries By Location

Similar Job Titles

Are you an Employer?

Free Salary Assessor Product Demo
Are you an HR Professional?
Try our salary assessor and find out how much you should be paying
Explore our most popular jobs
View our most popular salary searches and other resources