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Optometrist Assistant Salary

How much does a Optometrist Assistant make in Canada?
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Salary Data for Optometrist Assistant

$33,245 (CAD)/yr

$16 (CAD)/hr

$439 (CAD)/yr

$32,913 (CAD)/yr

$16 (CAD)/hr

$439 (CAD)/yr

Job Description
Perform administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of a physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding information for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by physician. Excludes "Physician Assistants" (29-1071).
The average optometrist assistant salary in Canada is $33,245 or an equivalent hourly rate of $16. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $439. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Canada.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$25,737 (CAD)

$39,334 (CAD)


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Salary Potential

$38,540 (CAD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Optometrist Assistant will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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