Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Miami, 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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University of Miami - Miami, FL
Administers placement of hard and soft contact lenses. Documents patients' histories and gives instructions to patients concerning eye care. Performs technical workups and special testing....
7 days ago
University of Miami Health System - Miami, FL
Job Description: Job Criteria: Start Date: Position Type: Full-Time Permanent Years of Experience Required: Education Required: Overnight Travel: Vacation Time: Contact Information: Contact Name:...
12 days ago
Talent Care - Fort Lauderdale, FL (24 miles from Miami, FL)
Apply Now The ophthalmic technician is a fundamental part of the office team that support the physicians....
18 days ago
University of Miami - Miami, FL
Certification as an Ophthalmic Technician/ Scribe (COA/COT/OSC) by JCAHPO preferred One year of experience as an Ophthalmic Technician Excellent computer skills with good grammar and punctuation skills...
27 days ago
Ft. Lauderdale Eye Associates - Ft Lauderdale, FL (24 miles from Miami, FL)
Experience should include: accurate refractions, applanation tonometry, visual fields, OCT, fundus photos, A-Scans, discussing implant options and scheduling cataract surgeries. Man or woman....
27 days ago
University of Miami - Miami, FL
Ophthalmic Technician, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute- Palm Beach Gardens - $1,000 Sign-on BonusUniversity of MiamiMiami, FloridaUnited States Search Ophthalmic Technician, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute-...
30+ days ago
University of Miami Health System - Miami, FL
Administers placement of hard and soft contact lenses. Documents patients' histories and gives instructions to patients concerning eye care. Performs technical workups and special testing....
30+ days ago

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Salary for Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Miami, FL

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

$36,510

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Ophthalmic Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Ophthalmic Technicians in Miami, FL offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (25.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.4%)
  • 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 Miami, 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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