Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Cape Coral, FL

The basic job description for an ophthalmic technician is to support the ophthalmologist (eye doctor) in providing patients with quality eye care by performing clinical tasks such as taking patient medical histories, conducting eye exams/vision measurements, assisting during surgeries, and instructing patients about medications, tests, and procedures.

The median ophthalmic technician salary is $35,910, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects much faster than average job growth at 19% through 2026.

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Southwest Florida Eye Care - Fort Myers, FL (5 miles from Cape Coral, FL)
We are looking for an Ophthalmic Assistant or Certified Ophthalmic Technician, Scribes, and or Medical Assistants and Vision Testers. We offer on the job training....
12 days ago
Tyson Eye - Cape Coral, FL
patient chart(s) Working up patients for eye exams Opening and closing of exam rooms Provide the highest quality of customer service Perform diagnostic tests (OCT, Retina Camera, Visual Field, Goldmann tonometry...
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Cape Coral, FL

Moving to Cape Coral, FL? Find some basic demographic data about Cape Coral, FL below.


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Salary for Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Cape Coral, FL

This is the average annual salary for Ophthalmic Technician jobs in Cape Coral, FL as reported by the BLS.

$38,530

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Highest Education Level

Ophthalmic Technicians in Cape Coral, FL offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (25.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (18.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (6.6%)
  • Some College (4.8%)
  • Master's Degree (3.3%)
  • Some High School (0.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Ophthalmic Technicians in Cape Coral, FL
  • Less than 1 year (34.8%)
  • 1-2 years (34.8%)
  • None (21.7%)
  • 2-4 years (4.3%)
  • 4-6 years (4.3%)

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