Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Calumet City, IL

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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Advanced Eye Care Professionals PC - Oak Lawn, IL 60453, IL (12 miles from Calumet City, IL)
, pachymetry, meibography, and fundus photography and OPTOS....
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14 days ago
University of Illinois at Chicago - Chicago, IL (20 miles from Calumet City, IL)
Job Summary: The Ophthalmology Clinic at the University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System (UI Health) is continuously seeking qualified Ophthalmic Technicians to join our team of professionals...
16 days ago
Eyecare Partners - Calumet City, IL
Overview Ophthalmic Technician This is your opportunity to join one of the areas most recognized leaders in ophthalmology and optometry....
16 days ago
University of Chicago Hospitals - Chicago, IL (20 miles from Calumet City, IL)
Is familiar with the following diagnostic equipment: Lenstar; IOL Master; Zeiss Cirrus OCT; OptoVue OCT; Pentacam, Humphry Visual Field; Optos wide field fundus photography; B-scan ultrasonography;...
23 days ago
Advanced Eye Care Professionals PC - Oak Lawn, IL (12 miles from Calumet City, IL)
, pachymetry, meibography, and fundus photography....
29 days ago
University of Chicago Hospitals - Chicago, IL (20 miles from Calumet City, IL)
Exhibit basic knowledge and understanding of ocular motility, visual fields, contact lenses (basic principles & fitting procedures), and ocular pharmacology....
30+ days ago
Kraff Eye Institute - Chicago, IL (20 miles from Calumet City, IL)
Part time ophthalmic technician needed to prepare Patients to be seen by opthalmologist....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Calumet City, IL

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Salary for Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Calumet City, IL

This is the average annual salary for Ophthalmic Technician jobs in Calumet City, IL as reported by the BLS.

$38,430

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Highest Education Level

Ophthalmic Technicians in Calumet City, IL 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 Calumet City, IL
  • 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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