The average pay for a Mid-Career Ophthalmic Assistant is $16.18 per hour.

$29,297 - $56,500
$29K
$36K
$56K
MEDIAN: $35,631
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$12.79 - $21.31
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MEDIAN: $16.18
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$29,297 - $56,500  
   
Bonus
$79.19 - $1,479  
Commission
$3,200  
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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$27,456 - $45,395  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.79 - $21.31  
   
Overtime
$19.00 - $30.40  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$79.19 - $1,479  
   
Commission
$3,200  
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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$27,456 - $45,395  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 158

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Key Stats for Ophthalmic Assistant

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
073
5-9 years
73%
10-19 years
27%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Ophthalmic Assistant Salaries

Laser-Assisted In-Situ Keratomileusis (LASIK)
up arrow 6%

Patient Education
up arrow 3%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 2%

National Average
$34,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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