Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) with Laser-Assisted In-Situ Keratomileusis (LASIK) Skills Salary

The average rate for a Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) with Laser-Assisted In-Situ Keratomileusis (LASIK) skills is $17.98 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$24,875 - $59,206
$25K
$38K
$59K
MEDIAN: $37,568
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$14.31 - $22.65
$14
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$23
MEDIAN: $17.98
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$24,875 - $59,206  
   
Bonus
$100.00 - $4,500  
Profit Sharing
$1,270  
Total Pay (?
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$29,735 - $50,495  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 23
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.31 - $22.65  
   
Overtime
$19.79 - $36.56  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$100.00 - $4,500  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,270  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$29,735 - $50,495  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 204

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Pay by Experience Level for Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA)

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.
037
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 7%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$38,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 49%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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