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Optometric Assistant Salary

$44,283 (USD)

Average Salary

$21/hr

Average Hourly

$629

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 12, 2019

The average pay for an Optometric Assistant is $44,283 a year and $21 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Optometric Assistant is between $32,886 and $53,790. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Optometric Assistant. 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:
  • Assists the Optometrist with various medical tasks, as well as administrative duties.
Optometric Assistant Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Job family population: 52,890

Estimated population of Optometric Assistant jobs: 1,763

Rate of error: 3.0%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$51,336
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Optometric Assistant Job Listings for United States

Optometric Assistant
Dec 2
Lancaster, CA, USA
Clearview Eyecare Optometry PC
We are seeking an Optometric Assistant to become a part of our team! You will perform routine administrative and clinical assignments to keep the medical facility running smoothly. Responsibilities
Optometric Assistant
Dec 9
Los Alamitos, CA, USA
Beach Vision Center
Seeking full-time assistant for Professional Optometric Office in Los Alamitos, California. Experience in the field a must. Computer skills, frame selection, repairs, scheduling appointments, pre ...
Optometric Assistant
Dec 2
Mukilteo, WA, USA
Advanced Eyecare
This position is to assist the doctor in gathering initial tests and information required to ... Schedule an appointment with an experienced eye care provider at our Mukilteo optometrist office ...
Optometric Assistant
Nov 14
San Francisco, CA, USA
North East Medical Services
The Optometric Assistant will perform a variety of general clerical tasks; assists patients utilizing optometric services. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: • Takes preliminary patient histories and assists ...
Optometry Assistant / Optician
Nov 6
San Jose, CA, USA
GLOBAL EYECARE OPTOMETRY
We are a well-established private practice optometry office with a family friendly atmosphere looking for someone to join our "family" team who is honest and hardworking but also fun-loving and ...

The average pay for an Optometric Assistant is $44,283 a year and $21 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Optometric Assistant is between $32,886 and $53,790. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Optometric Assistant. 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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