Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Top 3 Ophthalmic Medical Technician Jobs

  • Ophthalmology Technician/Ophthalmic Assistant - Now Hiring! - Perlman Center for Eye & Eyelid Surgery - Woodland, CA

    Ophthalmic Technician / Ophthalmic Assistant for a small and busy Ophthalmic practice in Woodland, CA ... Electronic Medical Records environment. Must be able to scribe. * Preform Refractions, Pre-Test ...

  • Lead Ophthalmic Technician - Ridge Eye Care, Inc - Chico, CA

    The Lead Ophthalmic Technician will facilitate the smooth and efficient processing of new and ... Maintain inventory of medical and back-office supplies and provide order list to Clinic Manager

  • Ophthalmic Technician - Sinchai Eye Center - Orange, CA

    We are looking for a motivated, energetic, and reliable ophthalmic technician to join our team. As a member of the team, you will assist our medical providers and staff in facilitating an efficient ...

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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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