What is the average salary for an Optician?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of an Optician is $35,710. Salaries start from $21,290 and go up to $54,490. Please note that the average salary for an Optician may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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Highest

The top 10% of Opticians in United States earn:

$54,490
Senior

The top 25% of Opticians in United States earn:

$43,710
Experienced

The middle 50% of Opticians in United States earn:

$33,770
Junior

The bottom 25% of Opticians in United States earn:

$26,020
Starting

The bottom 10% of Opticians in United States earn:

$21,290

Historical salary

Optician salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Optician Salary in Massachusetts 50,640 1
Optician Salary in Rhode Island 50,290 2
Optician Salary in New Jersey 49,000 3
Optician Salary in Connecticut 48,570 4
Optician Salary in New York 47,510 5
Optician Salary in District of Columbia 45,400 6
Optician Salary in Alaska 44,150 7
Optician Salary in Washington 43,020 8
Optician Salary in Vermont 41,740 9
Optician Salary in Nevada 41,430 10
Optician Salary in New Hampshire 41,140 11
Optician Salary in Hawaii 39,630 12
Optician Salary in Florida 39,340 13
Optician Salary in California 39,050 14
Optician Salary in North Carolina 38,480 15
Optician Salary in Virginia 38,040 16
Optician Salary in Arizona 37,620 17
Optician Salary in Delaware 36,620 18
Optician Salary in Pennsylvania 36,480 19
Optician Salary in United States 35,710 20
Optician Salary in Ohio 35,180 21
Optician Salary in Maine 35,090 22
Optician Salary in Colorado 34,860 23
Optician Salary in Maryland 34,380 24
Optician Salary in Georgia 34,290 25
Optician Salary in Arkansas 33,780 26
Optician Salary in Minnesota 33,640 27
Optician Salary in Michigan 33,510 28
Optician Salary in Oregon 32,910 29
Optician Salary in Tennessee 32,370 30
Optician Salary in Kentucky 32,350 31
Optician Salary in Illinois 31,840 32
Optician Salary in Montana 31,230 33
Optician Salary in Texas 30,770 34
Optician Salary in Louisiana 30,600 35
Optician Salary in Wyoming 30,070 36
Optician Salary in Utah 30,020 37
Optician Salary in South Carolina 29,720 38
Optician Salary in South Dakota 29,660 39
Optician Salary in New Mexico 29,560 40
Optician Salary in Nebraska 29,500 41
Optician Salary in Indiana 29,370 42
Optician Salary in Iowa 29,260 43
Optician Salary in Wisconsin 28,970 44
Optician Salary in Idaho 28,360 45
Optician Salary in Alabama 28,360 46
Optician Salary in North Dakota 28,170 47
Optician Salary in Oklahoma 28,150 48
Optician Salary in Kansas 27,870 49
Optician Salary in Mississippi 27,810 50
Optician Salary in Missouri 27,060 51
Optician Salary in West Virginia 25,370 52
Optician Salary in Puerto Rico 21,840 53

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics