Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Washington

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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Northwest Eye Surgeons - Bellingham, WA
Responsibilities include: Perform fluorescein angiography and fundus photography accurately and efficiently Provide educational information to patients and staff about eye conditions and their effects...
2 days ago
Mary Bridge Hospital - Tacoma, WA
children Education/Licenses/Certifications: Completion of Ophthalmic Technician or Ophthalmic Assistant training and certification as a Certified Ophthalmic Technician or Certified Ophthalmic Assistant...
23 days ago
PeaceHealth - Vancouver, WA
PeaceHealth is seeking a Ophthalmic Technician Certified for a Full Time, Day position....
30+ days ago
Evergreen Eye Center - Auburn, WA
Performs accurate and consistent documentation and measurement tasks such as visual acuity, manual lensometry, motility, applanation tonometry, Humphrey Visual Field....
30+ days ago
Optum - Everett, WA
Job Information Optum Certified Ophthalmic Assistant in Everett, Washington Certified Ophthalmic Assistant opportunity at The Everett Clinic! The Everett Clinic, a part of Optum, offers excellent...
30+ days ago
Lasik Plus - Renton, WA
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
Lasik Plus - Spokane, WA
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
Confluence Health - Wenatchee, WA
Visual field testing Optical Conherence Tomography IOL Master Biometry A Scan Assist with procedures, dependent upon licensure....
30+ days ago
Virginia Mason - Seattle, WA
May perform additional tests including, but not limited to: A- or B-scan calculations, Visual Fields, Pachymetry, Corneal Topography, Heidelberg Retina Tomography (HRT) and Optical Coherence Tomography...
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45+ days ago
Cleveland Clinic - Mountlake Terrace, WA
At Cleveland Clinic Health System, we believe in a better future for healthcare. And each of us is responsible for honoring our commitment to excellence, pushing the boundaries and transforming...
60+ days ago
University of Washington - Seattle, WA
tonometry, Tonopen, Exophthalmometry, Visual FieldGoldman, Visual FieldHumphrey, Ishihara Color Vision Test, Keratometry, Lensometry, Ocular motility measurements, and Practical microbiology Report...
60+ days ago
Valley Medical Center - Renton, WA
Conduct visual field testing according to the accepted standards....
90+ days ago
University of Washington - Seattle, WA
Under general supervision of the Ophthalmic Technician Supervisor or the Eye Institute Manager, the Ophthalmic Technician 1 handles time-consuming clerical responsibilities for physicians during Eye...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Washington

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Salary for Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Washington

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Ophthalmic Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Ophthalmic Technicians in Washington 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 Washington
  • 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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