Certified Ophthalmic Medical Technologist (COMT) Salary (United States)

The average wage for a Certified Ophthalmic Medical Technologist (COMT) is $21.62 per hour.
Certified Ophthalmic Medical Technologist (COMT) Total Pay (?
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$32,860 - $70,629
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $48,983
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Certified Ophthalmic Medical Technologist (COMT) Total Pay (?
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$15.16 - $31.44
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$32,860 - $70,629  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,083  
Profit Sharing
$1,100 - $6,000  
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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$32,619 - $67,659  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 114
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$15.16 - $31.44  
   
Overtime
$10.93 - $46.31  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,083  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,100 - $6,000  
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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$32,619 - $67,659  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 114
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Job Description for Certified Ophthalmic Medical Technologist (COMT)

  • Record, review and verify patient information.
  • Under supervision of Ophthalmologist, assists and performs procedures.
  • Assist ophthalmology patients by providing information and services; patient evaluations, vision health testing, lens fitting and care orientations.
  • Counsel and educate patients by reiterating physician orders for eye hygiene and post procedure care.

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Pay by Experience Level for Certified Ophthalmic Medical Technologist (COMT)

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

Experience Affects Certified Ophthalmic Medical Technologist (COMT) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 13%
Experienced
up arrow 6%
National Average
$48,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 1%
Entry-Level
up arrow 16%

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Gender

Female
91%
female alumni
 
Male
9%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
37%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 43%
vision benefits Vision: 31% employee benefits None: 17%
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