Ophthalmic Medical Technician Salary Information in Connecticut

The average annual and hourly salaries for ophthalmic medical technicians in the state of Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of ophthalmic medical technicians among Connecticut cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Ophthalmic Medical Technicians in Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,960
25th Percentile Wage
$34,410
50th Percentile Wage
$40,040
75th Percentile Wage
$51,650
90th Percentile Wage
$65,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for ophthalmic medical technicians in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $65,470. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $40,040. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $29,960.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of ophthalmic medical technicians from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$40,040
2.12% 5.07%
2016
$39,190
-4.57% -
2015
$40,980
1.81% -
2014
$40,240
0.05% -
2013
$40,220
5.49% -
2012
$38,010
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Ophthalmic Medical Technicians in Connecticut Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of ophthalmic medical technicians in some Connecticut cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of ophthalmic medical technicians in state of Connecticut ranges from $36,690 to $49,900. The highest paying area for ophthalmic medical technicians in Connecticut is Danbury with a median annual salary of $49,900. The second highest paying city/area in Connecticut State is New Haven (mean annual salary $42,320). The lowest paying area is Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford with a median annual salary of $36,690.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Danbury
$49,900
New Haven
$42,320
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$40,830
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$36,690




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