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Optical Lens Technician Salary

$45,542 (USD)

Average Salary

$22/hr

Average Hourly

$811

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 08, 2019

The average pay for an Optical Lens Technician is $45,542 a year and $22 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Optical Lens Technician is between $33,728 and $55,411. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Optical Lens 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:
  • Fabricates optical elements and systems, applying knowledge of layout and machining techniques and procedures, shop mathematics, and properties of optical and abrasive materials.
  • Examines work order, blueprints, and sketches to formulate machining plans and sequences.
Optical Lens Technician Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

Job family population: 27,960

Estimated population of Optical Lens Technician jobs: 995

Rate of error: 3.7%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$52,795
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Optical Lens Technician Job Listings for United States

Lab Technician
Sep 26
Stuart, FL, USA
Schmidts Optical Inc
Job description includes Lens Surfacing, Edging, Polishing, Tinting and/or Assembling Eyewear ... Schmidt's Optical 2341 SE Federal Hwy, Stuart (In front of TJ.MAXX and HomeGoods) Looking forward ...
Optical Lab Technician
Sep 18
Anoka, MN, USA
Indrotec
Job Description Indrotec is hiring for Optical Lab Technicians at Hoya Optical Labs, a world leader ... As an Optical Lab Tech, you will play a vital role in filling an eyeglass lens prescription for ...
Optical Lab Technician
Dec 2
Hebron, KY, USA
inSync Staffing
$13.50+ 15% shift differential Performs routine production duties associated with various aspects of lens production paying close attention to quality, quantity and efficiency. Qualifies and inspect ...
Optical technician
Dec 1
Valencia, CA, USA
20/20 Optometric Eye Care
Filing contacts, training contact lens use * able to learn all skills in office to fill in Company Description Be apart of a family owned optometry office with a friendly staff and loyal patients who ...
Optician Technician
Nov 20
Chatsworth, CA, USA
20/20 Optometric Eye Care
Inputting optical jobs * Taking Payments * Discussing glasses/lens option with appropriate measurements * Saturdays are a must * sick time * ask about 401K and health insurance depends on the office ...

The average pay for an Optical Lens Technician is $45,542 a year and $22 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Optical Lens Technician is between $33,728 and $55,411. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Optical Lens 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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