Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Pennsylvania

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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Geisinger - Wilkes Barre, PA
Performs ophthalmic testing, visual field testing, air tension testing, color vision testing, color sensitivity testing, automatic refractors, Retinomax, Keratometry, lensometry, Intraocular lens measurements...
1 day ago
Doylestown, PA
Ophthalmic Technician (Doylestown, PA) compensation: Salary/Hourly Rate: $16-17/hr employment type: contract QR Code Link to This Post Our client, a primary eye health care provider is seeking an Ophthalmic...
1 day ago
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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3 days ago May Eye Care
Shields and Shields PC - Philadelphia, PA
We are looking for an Ophthalmic technician or an Ophthalmic assistant and hope you'll join us....
3 days ago
Penn Medicine - Philadelphia, PA
, slit lamp exam, applanation tonometry, visual fields, pupil dilation, topography, pachymetry, and OCTs....
5 days ago
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia - Philadelphia, PA
Performs diagnostic testing procedures including but not limited to: visual acuity, visual field testing (including confrontational fields), tonometry, refractions, dye disappearance tests, fundus photography...
7 days ago
Imperial, PA
An established, Optometry/Ophthalmology practice, is in need of a full-time Technician. Must be personable, friendly and highly motivated. When working with patients, you will help prepare...
8 days ago
Penn Medicine - Philadelphia, PA
, slit lamp exam, applanation tonometry, visual fields, pupil dilation, topography, pachymetry, and OCTs....
8 days ago
Geisinger - Danville, PA
Coordinates training and orientation programs for the clinical staff. Assesses ongoing training needs. Serves as a resource to answer questions and resolve problems. Monitors performance and...
12 days ago
Mid Atlantic Retina - Bala Cynwyd, PA
accurate and consistent documentation and measurement tasks in relation to: Visual acuity, confrontational visual fields, evaluation of motility, papillary function tests, color plates, applanation tonometry...
12 days ago
PREMIER EYE CARE GROUP - Camp Hill, PA
Our ideal candidate is fluent with refractions and tonometry - knowledge of EMR is a plus! Job Type: Full-time...
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13 days ago
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia - Philadelphia, PA
Performs diagnostic testing procedures including but not limited to: visual acuity, visual field testing (including confrontational fields), tonometry, refractions, dye disappearance tests, fundus photography...
13 days ago
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia - Philadelphia, PA
Performs diagnostic testing procedures including but not limited to: visual acuity, visual field testing (including confrontational fields), tonometry, refractions, dye disappearance tests, fundus photography...
13 days ago
Mid Atlantic Retina - Lansdale, PA
accurate and consistent documentation and measurement tasks in relation to: Visual acuity, confrontational visual fields, evaluation of motility, papillary function tests, color plates, applanation tonometry...
14 days ago
Wills Eye Hospital - Philadelphia, PA
Title Full-time Ophthalmic Technician, Department of Pediatrics EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer....
19 days ago

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Salary for Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Pennsylvania

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

$36,770

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Ophthalmic Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Ophthalmic Technicians in Pennsylvania offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.6%)
  • High School or GED (25.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (18.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (6.6%)
  • Some College (4.8%)
  • Master's Degree (3.4%)
  • Some High School (0.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Ophthalmic Technicians in Pennsylvania
  • 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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