What is your life-time savings with glasses/contacts by having LASIK or PRK?

Age Range Cost Savings over Lifetime (USD)
20 – 29 $33,600 – $56,000
30 – 39 $28,000 – $49,000
40 – 49 $21,000 – $42,000
50 – 59 $14,000 – $28,000


Here’s a chart that shows potential savings on glasses and contacts if you have LASIK in your lifetime, based on different age ranges.

Please note that the cost ranges provided for glasses and contacts are approximate and can vary based on various factors such as the type of frames or lenses, prescription strength, and location. The total savings after LASIK are calculated based on an average lifespan and the assumption that you would have needed glasses or contacts throughout that period.