A Late-Career Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) earns an average wage of $19.08 per hour.

$30,889 - $54,631
$31K
$40K
$55K
MEDIAN: $40,223
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$15.37 - $24.03
$15
$19
$24
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$30,889 - $54,631  
   
Bonus
$152.05 - $3,898  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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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$32,041 - $51,290  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 36
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$15.37 - $24.03  
   
Overtime
$17.69 - $37.22  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$152.05 - $3,898  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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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$32,041 - $51,290  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 199

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Key Stats for Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA)

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 30 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) Salaries

Medicine / Surgery
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Surgery
up arrow 1%

Medical Coding
0%

National Average
$40,000

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 1%

Patient Education
up arrow 1%

Procedures
up arrow 1%

Medical Photography
up arrow 2%

Laser-Assisted In-Situ Keratomileusis (LASIK)
up arrow 2%

Optometry
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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