Ophthalmic Technician with Medicine / Surgery Skills Salary

The average rate for an Ophthalmic Technician with Medicine / Surgery skills is $17.51 per hour.

$29,045 - $55,388
$29K
$46K
$55K
MEDIAN: $45,600
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50%
90%

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$13.04 - $23.66
$13
$18
$24
MEDIAN: $17.54
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$29,045 - $55,388  
   
Bonus
$146.81 - $3,575  
Commission
$1,175  
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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$27,836 - $52,210  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$13.04 - $23.66  
   
Overtime
$18.15 - $35.72  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$146.81 - $3,575  
   
Commission
$1,175  
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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$27,836 - $52,210  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 283

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Pay by Experience Level for Ophthalmic Technician

Pay by Experience for an Ophthalmic Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Ophthalmic Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 131 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Ophthalmic Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 109 salaries. An experienced Ophthalmic Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 75 salaries. An Ophthalmic Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 37 salaries.

Key Stats for Ophthalmic Technician

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 49 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Ophthalmic Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲30%

Experienced
▲9%

Mid-Career
▲3%

National Average
$37,000

Entry-Level
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 31%
no benefits
None: 28%
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