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Ophthalmic Assistant Salary
in Rio Rancho, New Mexico

$31,530 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$445

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Ophthalmic Assistant is $31,530 a year and $15 an hour in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States. The average salary range for an Ophthalmic Assistant is between $24,121 and $37,626. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Ophthalmic Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Rio Rancho, New Mexico.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Assists Ophthalmologist and other technical support personnel, under close supervision and in an entry-level capacity, to perform diagnostic tests and measurements necessary for evaluation of patient eye problems.
  • Obtains medical and personal data for ophthalmology patient charts.
  • Instructs patients about medications, tests, and procedures.
  • Instructs patient in care and use of corrective lenses.
Ophthalmic Assistant Job Prevalence in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States

Job family: Medical Assistants

Job family population: 646,320

Estimated population of Ophthalmic Assistant jobs: 21,542

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$36,552
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Rio Rancho, New Mexico

Rio Rancho Cost of Living Score:

Description: Rio Rancho (Spanish: Río Rancho) is the largest city and economic hub of Sandoval County in the U.S. state of New Mexico. A small portion of the city extends into northern Bernalillo County. It is the third-largest and also one of the fastest expanding cities in New Mexico. As of the 2010 census, Rio Rancho had a population of 93,820.Rio Rancho is part of the Albuquerque Metropolitan Statistical Area....

Ophthalmic Assistant Job Listings for Rio Rancho, New Mexico

Ophthalmic Technician
Jul 14
Albuquerque, United States
VISION GROUP
Enter data into laser and calibrate laser for each patient. * Assist surgeon in OR during surgery. ... Previous Ophthalmic/Optometric experience required. * Must be able to manually refract.
Ophthalmic Technician (Part-Time) - Albuquerque, NM
Jul 18
Albuquerque, NM, USA
LasikPlus
Due to our continued growth, we are looking for highly motivated Ophthalmic Technicians to join our team. We have a training program and will train motivated and committed individuals who have a ...
Medical Assistant
Jul 10
Albuquerque, NM, USA
Sabio Systems
A Medical Assistant is an integral part of the health care team. In this position you will perform the following; * A variety of back office and patient-related tasks while ensuring smooth patient ...
Medical Assistant
Jun 17
Albuquerque, NM, USA
Shadow Mountain Recovery
The Medical Assistant works closely with medical and clinical staff in providing care to patients in detox hospital setting. Ability to work as part of a treatment team in a setting with changing ...
Medical Assistant
Jun 6
Albuquerque, NM, USA
Foot & Ankle Specialists of NM
High volume podiatric practice has opening for experienced full-time/part-time Medical Assistant. * The ideal candidate is quick on their feet, fluent in Spanish, has a positive "can-do attitude ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Ophthalmic Assistant is $31,530 a year and $15 an hour in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States. The average salary range for an Ophthalmic Assistant is between $24,121 and $37,626. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Ophthalmic Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Rio Rancho, New Mexico.

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Ophthalmic Assistant Job Listings for Rio Rancho, New Mexico

Ophthalmic Technician
Jul 14
Albuquerque, United States
VISION GROUP
Enter data into laser and calibrate laser for each patient. * Assist surgeon in OR during surgery. ... Previous Ophthalmic/Optometric experience required. * Must be able to manually refract.
Ophthalmic Technician (Part-Time) - Albuquerque, NM
Jul 18
Albuquerque, NM, USA
LasikPlus
Due to our continued growth, we are looking for highly motivated Ophthalmic Technicians to join our team. We have a training program and will train motivated and committed individuals who have a ...
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