Mid-Career Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) Salary

A Mid-Career Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) earns an average wage of $17.28 per hour.

$24,137 - $51,697
$24K
$37K
$52K
MEDIAN: $37,468
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$14.06 - $21.92
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$17
$22
MEDIAN: $17.28
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$24,137 - $51,697  
   
Bonus
$297.99 - $4,919  
Profit Sharing
$1,221  
Commission
$950  
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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$29,208 - $46,807  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 37
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$14.06 - $21.92  
   
Overtime
$20.68 - $32.26  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$297.99 - $4,919  
   
Commission
$950  
Profit Sharing
$1,221  
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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$29,208 - $46,807  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 585

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National Average: $36,414

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Key Stats for Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA)

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 92 votes.
5-9 years
80%
10-19 years
20%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) Salaries

Surgery
▲7%


▲3%

Medicine / Surgery
▲3%

Medical Coding
▲3%




National Average
$36,000

Optometry
▼2%

Sqribe
▼5%

Scribing
▼7%

scribe
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 92 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 31%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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