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$38,721

Average Base Salary

$19/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$627

Average Bonus
The average certified ophthalmic technician (cot) salary in Arizona, United States is $38,721 or an hourly rate of $19. This is 6% lower (-$2,469) than the average certified ophthalmic technician (cot) salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $627.
Salary by Experience

$32,187

Entry Level Salary

$63,338

Senior Level Salary
An entry level certified ophthalmic technician (cot) (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $32,187. On the other end, a senior level certified ophthalmic technician (cot) (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $63,338.
Job Description
Perform administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of a physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding information for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by physician. Excludes "Physician Assistants" (29-1071).
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