Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Georgia

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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Kaiser Permanente - Duluth, GA
Assist in refractive/diagnostic procedures to include manual manifest refractions, auto-refractometry, corneal topography, pachymetry, keratometry, ocular photography, and visual fields and papillary...
1 day ago
Athens Family Vision Clinic - Athens, GA
Private optometry practice is needing a technician that will perform case histories, refraction, visual field tests, OCT tests, fundus camera, etc Must have excellent communication skills, an outgoing...
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1 day ago Athens Family Vision Clinic
Georgia Ophthalmologists - Covington, GA 30014, GA
Ability to perform patient history, including chief complaint, medical history, and ocular history Perform visual acuity testing Perform Auto-Refraction and Tonometry Humphrey Visual field Testing including...
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3 days ago
DePoe Eye Center - Macon, GA 31210, GA
We are looking for an experienced Technician for our Macon location, The ideal candidate: have a woorking knowledge of optometry understand contact lenses be able to use autorefractor, OCT, OPTOS, eyecare...
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3 days ago DePoe Eye Center
DePoe Eye Center - Fayetteville, GA
We are on the search for an experienced ophthalmic tech for our Fayetteville location. The ideal candidate would have a minimum of 1 year experience and be comfortable with paper charts and EHR....
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10 days ago DePoe Eye Center
EYE PHYSICIANS & SURGEONS, PC - Decatur, GA
Technician skills include history taking, visual acuity, lensometry, refraction, tonometry, visual fields testing, pupil assessment....
16 days ago
Grady - Atlanta, GA
SUMMARY: The Certified Ophthalmic Technician provides a variety of eye care duties to assist the Ophthalmologist in ocular examinations and treatments....
20 days ago
Eyesouth Partners Llc - Atlanta, GA
Ophthalmic Technician - Oculoplastics in Atlanta, Georgia Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, EyeSouth Partners (EyeSouth) is an eye care physician services organization committed to partnering with leading...
30+ days ago
Depoe Eye Center - Macon, GA
Center Macon, Georgia 31210 See More Results Description We are looking for an experienced Technician for our Macon location, The ideal candidate: have a woorking knowledge of optometry understand contact...
45+ days ago
Kaiser Permanente - Duluth, GA
. - Assist in refractive/diagnostic procedures to include manual manifest refractions, auto-refractometry, corneal topography, pachymetry, keratometry, ocular photography, and visual fields and papillary...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Georgia

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Salary for Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Georgia

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

$35,120

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Ophthalmic Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Ophthalmic Technicians in Georgia 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 Georgia
  • 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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