Avg. Salary
$14.33
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Ophthalmic Technician in Corpus Christi, Texas is $14.33 per hour.

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Job Description for Ophthalmic Technician

An ophthalmic technician is typically responsible for patient care and the flow of clinical activities on a daily basis. Their responsibilities generally include gathering patient history, maintaining and cleaning equipment, and returning phone calls to patients and pharmacies. An ophthalmic technician also must be able to accurately perform tests that include pupil exams, refractions, lensometer, topography, and amsler grids.

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Ophthalmic Technician Tasks

  • Assist ophthalmology patients by providing information and services; patient evaluations, vision health testing, lens fitting and care orientations.
  • Counsel and educate patients by reiterating physician orders for eye care.
  • Perform visual acuity testing and assist in minor office procedures.
  • Record, review and verify patient information.

About Corpus Christi, Texas

Nueces County, Texas
324,082
Male:
160,488 (49.5%)
Female:
163,594 (50.5%)
Corpus Christi (/ˈkɔːrpəs ˈkrɪsti/), is a coastal city in the South Texas region of the U.S. state of Texas. The county seat of Nueces County, it also extends into Aransas, Kleberg, and San Patricio Counties. Corpus Christi is 130 miles southeast of San Antonio. The city's political boundaries encompass Nueces Bay and Corpus Christi Bay. Its zoned boundaries include small land parcels or water inlets of three neighboring counties. The city's population was estimated to be 320,434 in 2014, making it the eighth-most populous city in Texas. The Corpus Christi metropolitan area had an estimated population of 442,600. The city is also the hub of the six-county Corpus Christi-Kingsville-Alice Combined Statistical Area, with a 2013 estimated population of 516,793. The Port of Corpus Christi is the fifth-largest in the United States. The region is served by the Corpus Christi International Airport. Its name (Corpus Christi) in Latin means Body of Christ. The...
Corpus Christi:
$51,255
Texas:
$55,653
$931
Corpus Christi:
$124,300
Texas:
$152,000
3.6%

Ophthalmic Technician Job Listings

Key Stats for Ophthalmic Technician

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
40%
20 years or more
20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
40%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 25%