How much does an Ophthalmic Technician make in South Carolina? The average Ophthalmic Technician salary in South Carolina is $44,382 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $38,758 and $50,707. 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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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 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Goose Creek, SC Avg. Salary $44,962 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Abbeville, SC Avg. Salary $45,930 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Adams Run, SC Avg. Salary $44,741 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Aiken, SC Avg. Salary $43,954 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Alcolu, SC Avg. Salary $42,400 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Allendale, SC Avg. Salary $43,755 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Anderson, SC Avg. Salary $45,747 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Andrews, SC Avg. Salary $43,023 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Arcadia, SC Avg. Salary $43,984 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Awendaw, SC Avg. Salary $44,697 Date Updated July 27, 2020
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