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Ophthalmic Surgery Coordinator Salary

Women comprise the majority of Ophthalmic Surgery Coordinators in the United States. Individuals in this line of work make around $16.24 per hour on average. Although about one in five lack health benefits of any kind, a strong majority do enjoy medical insurance, and over a third get dental coverage, too. Work is enjoyable for Ophthalmic Surgery Coordinators, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
$11.66 - $21.63
(Median)
$12
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.66 - $21.63  
   
Overtime
$17.69 - $32.08  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,774  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $1,965  
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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$24,478 - $47,905  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 99
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Job Description for Ophthalmic Surgery Coordinator

  • Explain objectives and procedures to patients or forward questions to ophthalmologist if needed.
  • Interview patients to complete documents, case histories, intake and insurance forms.
  • Schedule, confirm and maintain patient ophthalmic surgeries appointments.
  • Handles administration duties of office; ensure payment for services by verifying benefits with insurance provider and financing options.

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Pay by Experience Level for Ophthalmic Surgery Coordinator

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


For Ophthalmic Surgery Coordinators, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. Salaries for inexperienced workers average out to $36K, and those with five to 10 years' experience earn a higher median of $31K. For Ophthalmic Surgery Coordinators, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $36K. In the end, the overall pattern seems to be that more experience generally corresponds to higher pay; an Ophthalmic Surgery Coordinator with more than 20 years of experience can earn $44K on average.

Experience Affects Ophthalmic Surgery Coordinator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 24%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Experienced
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National Average
$35,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 38%
vision benefits Vision: 35% employee benefits None: 20%