Orthoptist Jobs in Lancaster, PA

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 - Lancaster Pediatric Center

  • Penn State Health
  • Lancaster, PA
  • 45+ days ago
Certification as an Orthoptist by the American Orthoptic Council required....

Orthoptist - DAY SHIFT - Lancaster Pediatric Center

  • Penn State Health
  • Lancaster, PA
  • 45+ days ago
Certification as an Orthoptist by the American Orthoptic Council required....

Demographic Data for Lancaster, PA

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Salary for Orthoptist Jobs in Lancaster, PA

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


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  • Penn State Health
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  • America's Best
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  • VisionWorks
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  • Corporate practice
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  • LasikPlus, LVI, TLC
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  • National Vision
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  • Penn State Health - Physician Recruitment
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  • Pennsylvania State University
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Highest Education Level

Orthoptists in Lancaster, PA 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 Lancaster, PA
  • None (50.0%)
  • 2-4 years (25.0%)
  • 1-2 years (21.4%)
  • Less than 1 year (3.6%)

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