The average pay for an Ophthalmic Assistant is C$18.81 per hour. Experience does not have a big impact on this job’s pay.

C$14.86 - C$24.38
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MEDIAN: C$18.81
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
C$14.86 - C$24.38  
   
Overtime
C$30.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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Bonus
C$500  
   
Total Pay (?
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C$31,075 - C$51,070  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 32

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Pay by Experience Level for Ophthalmic Assistant

Pay by Experience for an Ophthalmic Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Ophthalmic Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 23 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Ophthalmic Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Ophthalmic Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 11 salaries. An Ophthalmic Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Ophthalmic Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
6%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Ophthalmic Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲4%

Mid-Career
▲3%

Experienced
▲2%

National Average
C$40,000

Entry-Level
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 29%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 50%