Assist ophthalmologists by performing ophthalmic clinical functions. May administer eye exams, administer eye medications, and instruct the patient in care and use of corrective lenses.
|Primary Industry||Health Science|
|Indiana Average Salary||$37,470.00|
|Average Time to Fill||42 days|
|Typical Education||Post-secondary certificate or some college courses|
|Typical Experience||Over 1 year, up to and including 2 years|
|2 Year Projected Openings (2016-2018)||243|
|2 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2018)||3.70 %|
|10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026)||1,177|
|10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026)||14.42 %|
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|Skill or Certification||Certi - fication||Certification||Hard to Fill||Expensive to Fill|
|Certified Ophthalmic Technician|
|Sterile Procedures / Techniques|