Cost of LASIK vs. Lenses Comparison

Cost of glasses and contacts for 10 years: $10000.

Cost of LASIK vision for life: $4200 (according to national average cost for All Laser-LASIK).

Average yearly expenses for glasses/contacts:

  • Yearly eye exam – $125.
  • Contact lens fitting – $75.
  • Year supply of contacts  – $300.
  • Year supply of solution – $100.
  • Frames for glasses – $275.
  • Lenses for glasses – $125.

Total: $1000 yearly.

LASIK: one time cost.