Average Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT) Hourly Pay

$20.57
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$608
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$1,100
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The average hourly pay for a Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT) is $20.57.
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$27.06
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What Do Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT)s Do?

Job Satisfaction for Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT)

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What Are Popular Skills for Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT)s?

Skills in Laser-Assisted In-Situ Keratomileusis (LASIK) and Training are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Medical Photography, Patient Education and Electronic Medical Records (EMR).

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT)s?

An entry-level Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.05 based on 11 salaries. An early career Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.40 based on 136 salaries. A mid-career Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.70 based on 161 salaries. An experienced Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.43 based on 227 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $23.
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Years of Experience

This data is based on 797 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.4%
Early Career
17.1%
Mid Career
20.2%
Experienced
28.5%
Late Career
32.9%