Late-Career Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT) Salary

For Late-Career Certified Ophthalmic Technicians, hourly average wages total $22.48 per hour. Most enjoy medical while a little less than half get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to over a third. Most Late-Career Certified Ophthalmic Technicians report high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$36,160 - $65,359
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MEDIAN: $52,196
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$18.26 - $29.29
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Salary $36,160 - $65,359
Bonus $146.81 - $3,064
Total Pay (?
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$38,130 - $61,903
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21
Hourly Data $0$42
Hourly Rate $18.26 - $29.29
Overtime $25.99 - $42.41
Annual Data $0$61K
Bonus $146.81 - $3,064
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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$38,130 - $61,903
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 112

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Key Stats for Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT)

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT) Salaries

Laser-Assisted In-Situ Keratomileusis (LASIK)
▲7%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▲2%

Patient Education
▲1%

Medical Photography
▼0%

National Average
$48,000

refracting
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
no benefits
None: 17%
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