(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 Technician Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$49,000 (USD)

Average Salary

$24/hr

Average Hourly

$872

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Optical Lens Technician is $49,000 a year and $24 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Optical Lens Technician is between $36,290 and $59,619. 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 Chicago, Illinois.

Average Salary Chart

Customize:
 
arrow_downward
Scroll for Salary Potential, Education and Skills
arrow_downward

Job Summary

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 Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

Job family population: 30,100

Estimated population of Optical Lens Technician jobs: 1,071

Rate of error: 3.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$56,805
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About Chicago, Illinois

Chicago Cost of Living Score:

Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Optical Lens Technician Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

No listings found
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