How much does an Ophthalmic Technician make in California? The average Ophthalmic Technician salary in California is $53,772 as of April 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $46,959 and $61,440. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Mitchell C. Latter, MD Inc - Bellflower, CA

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Job Description for Ophthalmic Technician

Ophthalmic Technician provides technical services to assigned ophthalmic patients and assists ophthalmologists or optometrists in the examination and treatment of eye disorders. Takes patient history, conducts visual acuity screenings, and performs various technical procedures, including refractometry, tonometry, lensometry, and keratometry. Being an Ophthalmic Technician prepares patients for exams and procedures. Operates, maintains, and sanitizes ophthalmic equipment and instruments. Additionally, Ophthalmic Technician may assist physicians in performing minor surgical and laser procedures. May dispense contact lenses. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. May require a Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT) or Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) certification. Ophthalmic Technician's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Coachella, CA Avg. Salary $51,104 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Acampo, CA Avg. Salary $51,332 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Acton, CA Avg. Salary $54,092 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Adelanto, CA Avg. Salary $51,046 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Adin, CA Avg. Salary $48,843 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Agoura Hills, CA Avg. Salary $52,982 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Aguanga, CA Avg. Salary $51,211 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Ahwahnee, CA Avg. Salary $47,601 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Alameda, CA Avg. Salary $57,287 Date Updated April 27, 2021
Location Alamo, CA Avg. Salary $57,152 Date Updated April 27, 2021
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