The average hourly pay for a Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) at The Center for Sight is $16.06.
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Job Description for Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA)
A certified ophthalmologist assistant (COA) provides professional medical and administrative help for eye physicians in a clinical setting. They perform tasks such as muscle testing, refractometry, vision exams, and recording eyeglass prescriptions for patients. Interacting with patients is essential for this position, as an ophthalmologist assistant places patients in the appropriate room and prepares him or her for the appointment. A COA is also expected to clean equipment, surgical instrume…Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA)
The top respondents for the job title Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) are from the companies Ophthalmology Associates, Retina Associates and Eye Associates. Reported salaries are highest at Spokane Eye Clinic where the average pay is $20.15. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Retina Associates and Eye Associates, earning around $19.85 and $18.31, respectively. Carolina Eye Associates pays the lowest at around $14.25. Eye Surgical & Medical Associates and Ophthalmology Associates also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $16.05 and $18.18, respectively.
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