Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Top 3 Ophthalmic Medical Technician Jobs

  • Ophthalmic Technician/Medical Assistant - Oregon Eye Consultants - Springfield, OR

    Calling all ophthalmic technicians , medical assistants, pharmacy technicians , or newbies looking for a stable career in healthcare! Oregon Eye Consultants wants YOU! Looking for a career that is both ...

  • Ophthalmic Technician | Scribe | Refractionist - Retina Consultants San Diego - Poway, CA

    Basic medical and ophthalmic history intake. * Visual acuity assessment. * Intraocular pressure ... Experience as an ophthalmic technician , photographer, and/or scribe. * High school diploma or GED

  • Ophthalmic Technician - INTERIOR EYE CENTER LLC - Fairbanks, AK

    Minimum 1 year experience working as an ophthalmic technician .*COA or COT certification strongly ... ALL new hires will be assisting in ALL facets of clinical/ medical /surgical duties, to ensure ...

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What Ophthalmic medical technicians Do

Assist ophthalmologists by performing ophthalmic clinical functions. May administer eye exams, administer eye medications, and instruct the patient in care and use of corrective lenses.


Ophthalmic medical technician Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 60,900
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $37,180

Job Outlook for Ophthalmic medical technicians

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 8,700
  • Growth rate: 14 percent (Faster than average)

How to Become an Ophthalmic medical technician

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: Postsecondary nondegree award
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: None

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