Ophthalmic Medical Technician Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

The salary statistics of ophthalmic medical technicians in the industry sector of wholesale trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare ophthalmic medical technician salaries in different industries within the wholesale trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,160
25th Percentile Wage
$23,110
50th Percentile Wage
$33,730
75th Percentile Wage
$38,910
90th Percentile Wage
$56,120

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for ophthalmic medical technicians in the industry sector of wholesale trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) ophthalmic medical technicians is $56,120. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $33,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid ophthalmic medical technicians is $21,160.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of ophthalmic medical technicians in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$33,730
-14.14% -7.38%
2014
$38,500
5.58% -
2013
$36,350
0.36% -
2012
$36,220
- -

Compare Ophthalmic Medical Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of ophthalmic medical technicians in two industries in the wholesale trade sector are shown below. For detailed ophthalmic medical technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$33,730
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$33,730

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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