Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Oregon

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 - Salem, OR
Perform intraocular pressure checks using applanation tonometry & also using the tonopen. Perform confrontation visual fields....
2 days ago
Oregon Employment Department - Clackamas, OR
, including reading lenses w/ multifocal & progressive adds, power of sphere, axis of cylinder power & orientation of prism - Perform intraocular pressure checks using Applanation tonometry & also using...
60+ days ago
Oregon Employment Department - Portland, OR
technician in supporting patient care by conducting and understanding a variety of diagnostic tests Qualifications Experience: Completion of a JCAHPO approved ophthalmic technician course preferred...
90+ days ago
Oregon Employment Department - Portland, OR
Job Summary: Legacy Health Ophthalmic Technician II Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled US OR Portland Job ID: 20 14710 Type: Regular Full Time Good Samaritan Medical Ctr campus Overview Like every...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Oregon

Moving to Oregon? Find some basic demographic data about Oregon below.


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Salary for Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Oregon

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

$42,170

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Ophthalmic Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Ophthalmic Technicians in Oregon 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 Oregon
  • 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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