Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Brooklyn, NY

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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Be Well Primary Health Care Center, LLC - Brooklyn, NY (5 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
Friendly, mature and dedicated Ophthalmic Technician is needed for a busy ophthalmology practice in Brooklyn....
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6 hours ago
Northwell Health - Flushing, NY (9 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
\r Current Ophthalmic Technician Certification preferred, plus specialized certifications as needed. \r 1-3 years of relevant experience, required. \r \r...
3 days ago
Northwell Health - New York, NY (3 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
\r Current Ophthalmic Technician Certification preferred, plus specialized certifications as needed. \r 1-3 years of relevant experience, required. \r \r...
8 days ago
Northwell Health - New York, NY (3 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
\r\t Current Ophthalmic Technician Certification preferred, plus specialized certifications as needed. \r\t 1-3 years of relevant experience, required. \r \r...
8 days ago
ASSOCIATE OPHTHALMOLOGISTS - New York, NY 10038, NY (1 mile from Brooklyn, NY)
Refraction is not required but a plus. Properly coding the exam....
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13 days ago
Laser Vision Correction Center of New Jersey - West Orange, NJ (15 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
Experience with manual refraction or scribing. Ability to perform Zeiss visual field testing, Cirrus OCT and Optos....
22 days ago
Lasik Plus - Paramus, NJ (17 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
Job Responsibilities As an Ophthalmic Technician, you will be responsible for pre and post-operative care to patients by following standard operating procedures, and preparing patients for treatment...
30+ days ago
New York, NY (3 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
), recording contact lens specifications, visual acuity checks, automated refraction and automated keratometry, manifest distance and near refractions, Schirmer testing, glare testing, potential acuity...
30+ days ago
PAGNY - Brooklyn, NY
), recording contact lens specifications, visual acuity checks, automated refraction and automated keratometry, manifest distance and near refractions, Schirmer te s ting, glare testing, potential acuity...
30+ days ago
James Tracey Eye Care - Wyckoff, NJ (22 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
We are currently hiring for a full time Ophthalmic Technician. Candidate must be experienced, with superior skills, to be proficient in patient work-ups....
30+ days ago
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center - New York, NY (3 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
Tests include visual acuity, fundus photography, OCT scans, visual field testing, slit lamp photography, ultrasound and UBM scansYou will also carry out additional activities necessary to provide for...
45+ days ago
Westwood Ophthalmology Associates - Westwood, NJ (21 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
Seeking full-time and/or part-time ophthalmic technicians in an eight doctor practice. Our doctors specialize in general, cataract, pediatric, refractive and cosmetric areas of ophthalmology....
45+ days ago
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center - New York, NY (3 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
Tests include visual acuity, fundus photography, OCT scans, visual field testing, slit lamp photography, ultrasound and UBM scans You will also carry out additional activities necessary to provide for...
45+ days ago
AdvantageCare Physicians - Brooklyn, NY
The Ophthalmic Technician will assist the physician with daily patient care, communication, and workflow....
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Brooklyn, NY

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Salary for Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Brooklyn, NY

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

$38,940

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Ophthalmic Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Ophthalmic Technicians in Brooklyn, NY 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 Brooklyn, NY
  • 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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