Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Hanover, PA

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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May Eye Care - Hanover, PA
Skills: Visual Field testing, Keratometry, Fundus Photography, Corneal Topography, Applanation Tonometry, OCT, IV skills 1year in college required. We will train the right person!...
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7 days ago May Eye Care
Vision Innovation Partners - New Salem Bro, PA (14 miles from Hanover, PA)
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,...
18 days ago

Demographic Data for Hanover, PA

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Salary for Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Hanover, PA

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

$33,430

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Ophthalmic Technicians in Hanover, PA 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 Hanover, PA
  • 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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