Ophthalmic Technician Salary in New Jersey

How much does an Ophthalmic Technician make in New Jersey? The average Ophthalmic Technician salary in New Jersey is $51,569 as of October 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $45,035 and $58,919. 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.

Salary range for an Ophthalmic Technician
$45,035 to $58,919
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Job Description

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 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Bayonne, NJ Avg. Salary $53,267 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Bergenfield, NJ Avg. Salary $53,734 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Bloomfield, NJ Avg. Salary $53,780 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location East Brunswick, NJ Avg. Salary $54,041 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Hoboken, NJ Avg. Salary $56,439 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Irvington, NJ Avg. Salary $53,267 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Lakewood, NJ Avg. Salary $53,126 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Middlesex, NJ Avg. Salary $52,334 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Passaic, NJ Avg. Salary $53,780 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Union, NJ Avg. Salary $53,267 Date Updated October 30, 2019
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