Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Charlotte, NC

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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Metrolina Eye Associates - Charlotte, NC
, Corneal Topography, Optical Coherence Tomography, Tonometry, Tear Osmolarity Testing, Muscle Fields, Pupil Exams, Fundus Photography and Refracting....
12 days ago
Charlotte Eye Ear Nose and Throat Associates - Charlotte, NC
procedures and processes in accordance to CEENTA standards utilizing: (may vary by specialty and/ or physician) A- Scan Immersion / Contact and Non-Contact External photography Slit lamp photography OCT Topography...
26 days ago
Charlotte Eye Ear Nose and Throat Associates - Charlotte, NC
Certificates and License: Valid and active certificate from JCAHPO as a Certified Ophthalmic Technician or as a Certified Ophthalmic Assistant is a plus but is NOT required....
30+ days ago
Charlotte Eye Ear Nose and Throat Associates - Belmont, NC (11 miles from Charlotte, NC)
We are currently looking for an Ophthalmic Technician. The position is full time and would provide clinical coverage and assist with surgery scheduling....
30+ days ago
Charlotte Eye Ear Nose and Throat Associates - Charlotte, NC
Provide education and instruction on the use and maintenance of contact lenses (when appropriate). Maintain OSHA standards to ensure a sterilized and safe environment....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Charlotte, NC

Moving to Charlotte, NC? Find some basic demographic data about Charlotte, NC below.


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Salary for Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Charlotte, NC

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Ophthalmic Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Ophthalmic Technicians in Charlotte, NC 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 Charlotte, NC
  • 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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