How much does an Ophthalmic Technician make in Louisiana? The average Ophthalmic Technician salary in Louisiana is $45,013 as of February 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $39,311 and $51,430. 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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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 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $42,920 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $46,270 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $41,254 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $43,688 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $41,254 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $45,748 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $43,312 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $41,630 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $46,545 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $43,312 Date Updated February 26, 2020
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