Career Connection

ATPO has teamed up with Local Eye Site to provide all allied ophthalmic personnel and employers, easy access to post or find jobs in the field of Ophthalmology.





The Association of Technical Personnel in Ophthalmology, Inc. (ATPO) conducts a national salary and benefits survey every two years, in collaboration with the International Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology, Inc. (IJCAHPO). The 2017 Report presents the results of the survey conducted from June to August, 2017. The report is designed to give employees and employers an information analysis of the salary, wages, and benefits for Allied Ophthalmic Personnel (AOP).

Salary Survey

There is a Career In Sight for You!

The Association of Technical Personnel in Ophthalmology (ATPO®) and the International Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (IJCAHPO) have released a new online video that introduces ophthalmic assisting careers and highlights the benefits and rewards of working as part of the ophthalmic health care team. The video includes key aspects of daily work, an overview of relevant certifications, paths to certification (academic and on-the-job training), and information about relevant professional associations. It also features vignettes from AOP at various career levels who speak about the importance of the profession.