The average rate for an Experienced Ophthalmic Assistant is $17.91 per hour.

$28,188 - $52,645
(Median)
$28K
$36K
$53K
MEDIAN: $36,495
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$14.18 - $22.25
(Median)
$14
$18
$22
MEDIAN: $17.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$28,188 - $52,645  
   
Bonus
$1,017  
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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$29,892 - $47,426  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$14.18 - $22.25  
   
Overtime
$5.50 - $35.63  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$1,017  
   
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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$29,892 - $47,426  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 118
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Skills That Affect Ophthalmic Assistant Salaries

Laser-Assisted In-Situ Keratomileusis (LASIK)
0%

National Average
$37,000

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
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Patient Education
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
medical benefits
Vision: 30%
dental benefits
None: 27%
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