Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Nashville, TN

The basic job description for an ophthalmic technician is to support the ophthalmologist (eye doctor) in providing patients with quality eye care by performing clinical tasks such as taking patient medical histories, conducting eye exams/vision measurements, assisting during surgeries, and instructing patients about medications, tests, and procedures.

The median ophthalmic technician salary is $35,910, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects much faster than average job growth at 19% through 2026.

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Nash Eyecare - Fairview, TN (23 miles from Nashville, TN)
We are seeking a highly motivated technician to join our team at Nash Eyecare. We are a growing practice serving the Fairview community and surrounding areas. Excellent communication skills and...
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1 hour ago
Vanderbilt Health - Nashville, TN
Your Role: The Opthamalic Technician performs ophthalmic work up for new and return patients with occasional guidance. The Opthamalic Technician performs both basic and intermediate ophthalmic...
1 day ago
Ducklo EyeCare - Nashville, TN
Full-time Ophthalmic technician / frame stylist needed for a progressive private Optometry practice in the Nashville (Vandy/midtown) area. Experience preferred but not required....
26 days ago
Vumc - Nashville, TN
Click here Job Seeker Find A Job Browse Jobs New Job Listings Veterans Quick Subscribe Create an account Schedule A Demo Ophthalmic Technician 2 Job Listing at VUMC in Nashville, TN (Job ID 2000206)...
27 days ago
Vanderbilt Health - Nashville, TN
Ophthalmic Technician, PRN (As Needed) Main Campus Requisition 2005615 Your Role: Performs ophthalmic work up for new and return patients with occasional guidance....
28 days ago
Vanderbilt University Medical Center - Nashville, TN
Ophthalmic Technician, PRN (As Needed) Main Campus Requisition 2005615 Your Role\: Performs ophthalmic work up for new and return patients with occasional guidance....
45+ days ago
Vanderbilt University Medical Center - Nashville, TN
Your Role\: Performs ophthalmic work up for new and returnpatients independently. Performs basic, intermediate, and advancedophthalmic exam techniques including specialized testing. Provides...
90+ days ago
Vanderbilt University Medical Center - Nashville, TN
Your Role\: Performs ophthalmic work up for new and return patients with minimal guidance. Performs basic, intermediate, and advanced ophthalmic exam techniques including specialized testing....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Nashville, TN

This is the average annual salary for Ophthalmic Technician jobs in Nashville, TN as reported by the BLS.

$38,480

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Ophthalmic Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Ophthalmic Technicians in Nashville, TN offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (25.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (18.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (6.6%)
  • Some College (4.8%)
  • Master's Degree (3.3%)
  • Some High School (0.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Ophthalmic Technicians in Nashville, TN
  • Less than 1 year (34.8%)
  • 1-2 years (34.8%)
  • None (21.7%)
  • 2-4 years (4.3%)
  • 4-6 years (4.3%)

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