Orthoptist Jobs in Florida

Orthoptists are allied healthcare practitioners who specialize in diagnosing and treating disorders of the eye and visual system. Orthoptic treatment of certain conditions can relieve visual symptoms and enhance visual performance, but surgical intervention is not part of an orthoptist’s job description.

The median salary for an orthoptist is $61,379 according to Payscale, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects faster than average job growth for diagnostic/treatment practitioners in general at 10%–14% through 2026.

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Orthoptist

  • UF Health Shands
  • Gainesville, FL
  • 45+ days ago
Certified Orthoptist by the American Orthoptist Council. Certificate in Basic Life Support....

Orthoptist Eye Center - The

  • Gainesville, FL
  • 90+ days ago
Apply on company website View all jobs at this company Email me to apply later Find connections via LinkedIn Description In addition to performing the work of Ophthalmic Medical Technologists, the Orthoptist...

Demographic Data for Florida

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Salary for Orthoptist Jobs in Florida

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireOptometry research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Orthoptist positions


  • Eyes of Jupiter
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  • Luxottica Group
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  • America's Best
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  • Eyeglass World
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  • Luxottica
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  • Corporate practice
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  • Crystal Clear Eye Associates of Florida
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  • Lenscrafters Incorporated
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  • Walmart
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  • Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness
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Highest Education Level

Orthoptists in Florida offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (33.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.7%)
  • Master's Degree (13.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (11.7%)
  • High School or GED (11.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (6.7%)
  • Some College (6.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Orthoptists in Florida
  • None (50.0%)
  • 2-4 years (25.0%)
  • 1-2 years (21.4%)
  • Less than 1 year (3.6%)

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