Mid-Career Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) Salary

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

$24,847 - $54,990
$25K
$38K
$55K
MEDIAN: $38,107
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$14.16 - $22.06
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$17
$22
MEDIAN: $17.31
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$24,847 - $54,990  
   
Bonus
$153.83 - $4,900  
Profit Sharing
$1,221  
Commission
$800  
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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$29,546 - $47,215  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 41
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$14.16 - $22.06  
   
Overtime
$20.75 - $32.01  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$153.83 - $4,900  
   
Commission
$800  
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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$29,546 - $47,215  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 613

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $36,534

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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 105 votes.
5-9 years
80%
10-19 years
20%
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Skills That Affect Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) Salaries

Surgery
▲7%


▲3%

Medicine / Surgery
▲3%


Medical Coding
▲2%



National Average
$37,000

Optometry
▼2%

Sqribe
▼5%

Scribing
▼7%

scribe
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 105 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 16%
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