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Optician Specialist Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$65,773 (USD)

Average Salary

$32/hr

Average Hourly

$1,230

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Optician Specialist is $65,773 a year and $32 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for an Optician Specialist is between $47,775 and $80,763. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Optician Specialist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Sets up and operates machines to grind eyeglass lenses to prescription specifications and assembles lenses in frames: reads lens and frame specifications from prescription.
  • Selects lens blanks from stock.
  • Sets up and operates machines, such as generator, polisher, edger, and hardener, to fabricate lenses to specifications.
  • Mounts lenses in metal, plastic, or rimless frames.
  • Inspects mounted lenses for conformance to specifications inspector, eyeglass.
  • Examines broken lenses to identify original lens prescription, using power determining and optical centering instruments.
Optician Specialist Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

Job family population: 30,100

Estimated population of Optician Specialist jobs: 1,025

Rate of error: 3.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$76,249
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Seattle, Washington

Seattle Cost of Living Score:

Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Optician Specialist Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Mechanical Engineer
Jun 21
Redmond, WA, USA
Ivy Exec
... specialists Designing and delivering prototype products for internal research study Development of early stage manufacturing processes for fabrication and assembly Integration of optical components ...
Healthcare Support Staff
Jun 4
Redmond, WA, USA
The Eyecare Center
... Specialist, Front Desk Administration or other Health Care Field we would love to hear from you. If ... In our office, you will always find the latest in state-of-the-art optical equipment and a wide ...
Healthcare Support Staff
Jun 4
Issaquah, WA, USA
The Eyecare Center
... Specialist, Front Desk Administration or other Health Care Field we would love to hear from you. If ... In our office, you will always find the latest in state-of-the-art optical equipment and a wide ...
Healthcare Support Staff
Jun 4
Kent, WA, USA
The Eyecare Center
... Specialist, Front Desk Administration or other Health Care Field we would love to hear from you. If ... In our office, you will always find the latest in state-of-the-art optical equipment and a wide ...
Healthcare Support Staff
May 3
Bellevue, WA, USA
The Eyecare Center
... Specialist, Front Desk Administration or other Health Care Field we would love to hear from you. If ... In our office, you will always find the latest in state-of-the-art optical equipment and a wide ...
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