Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Elkridge, MD

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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Eye Doctors of Washington - Chevy Chase, MD (23 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Overview Eye Doctors of Washington is seeking a Clinical Ophthalmic Technician Manager who is capable of and can display a documented history of managing a team of Ophthalmic Technicians to perform...
5 days ago
Kaiser Permanente - Baltimore, MD (9 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Performs initial work-up and specialized examinations of the eye as directed by ophthalmologist. Assists ophthalmologist with clinical examination and surgical procedures as directed. Essential...
9 days ago
Kaiser Permanente - Glen Burnie, MD (9 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Performs initial work-up and specialized examinations of the eye as directed by ophthalmologist. Assists ophthalmologist with clinical examination and surgical procedures as directed. Essential...
11 days ago
Vision Innovation Partners - Baltimore, MD (9 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Perform pre-exam testing to include visual acuity assessment, including pinhole and glare testing, confrontational visual field testing, assess extra ocular muscles, pupillary evaluation, tonometry,...
11 days ago
Vision Innovation Partners - Elkridge, MD
Perform pre-exam testing to include visual acuity assessment, including pinhole and glare testing, confrontational visual field testing, assess extra ocular muscles, pupillary evaluation, tonometry,...
11 days ago
LifeBridge Health - Baltimore, MD (9 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Summary Under moderate supervision performs visual testing of patients for detection of eye disease, obtains patients histories and performs diagnostic testing Education/Knowledge: Basic...
12 days ago
Johns Hopkins University - Columbia, MD (7 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Performs Humphrey visual field testing; refers patients for further testing where appropriate. Performs OCT testing. Performs IOL Master measurements to prepare patients for cataract surgery....
22 days ago
Johns Hopkins University - Bethesda, MD (24 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Instruct patients in contact lens care, insertion and removal....
23 days ago
Johns Hopkins University - Columbia, MD (7 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Instruct patients in contact lens care, insertion and removal....
23 days ago
John Hopkins University - Bethesda, MD (24 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Instruct patients in contact lens care, insertion and removal....
23 days ago
John Hopkins University - Columbia, MD (7 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Instruct patients in contact lens care, insertion and removal....
23 days ago
John Hopkins University - Columbia, MD (7 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Recommended skills Tetanus Measles Diphtheria Corneal Pachymetry Stereopsis Visual Field Tests...
24 days ago
Johns Hopkins University - Bethesda, MD (24 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Instruct patients in contact lens care, insertion and removal....
25 days ago
Professional Vision of Ellicott City - Ellicott City, MD (5 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Demonstrate expert knowledge of various contacts including training for insertion and removal Experience A minimum of one (1) year of experience as an Ophthalmic technician is required....
28 days ago
Johns Hopkins University - Baltimore, MD (9 miles from Elkridge, MD)
Instruct patients in contact lens care, insertion and removal....
30+ days ago

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Salary for Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Elkridge, MD

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

$46,250

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Highest Education Level

Ophthalmic Technicians in Elkridge, MD 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 Elkridge, MD
  • 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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