Medical, Dental, And Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

How Much Do Medical, Dental, And Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians Make?

On average, medical, dental, and ophthalmic laboratory technicians make $18.40 per hour or $38,270 per year in the United States.

What Is the Typical Hourly Income for Medical, Dental, And Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians?

Hourly income for Medical, dental, and ophthalmic laboratory technicians in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Medical, dental, and ophthalmic laboratory technicians $10.51 $12.99 $16.65 $22.10 $28.73
Production occupations $9.96 $11.98 $15.93 $21.81 $28.99
Other production occupations $9.82 $11.60 $15.15 $20.21 $26.55
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

What Is the Typical Annual Salary for Medical, Dental, And Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians?

Annual salary for Medical, dental, and ophthalmic laboratory technicians in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Medical, dental, and ophthalmic laboratory technicians $21,860 $27,020 $34,630 $45,980 $59,770
Production occupations $20,720 $24,920 $33,130 $45,360 $60,300
Other production occupations $20,420 $24,120 $31,520 $42,030 $55,220
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics