Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Katy, TX

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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Berkeley Eye Center - Sugar Land, TX (15 miles from Katy, TX)
This position will asssist with patient workups (including manual refractions) preliminary testing, medical history, chief complaints, visual fields and other diagnostic testing....
3 days ago
Retina Consultants of Texas - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
Retina Consultants of Houston is looking for a dedicated, hard-working Ophthalmic Technician to join our team....
12 days ago
RJR Houston Personnel - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
Ophthalmic Tech Established multi-physician ophthalmic practice in North Houston/Spring area $18-23 hr. DOE Responsibilities: . ORGANIZATIONAL FUNCTIONS
18 days ago
Aleron - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
Lensometry, manifest refraction, testing pupil function, ocular motility, confrontational visual field testing, tonometry, and all other patient services as requested by the Ophthalmologist....
21 days ago
Kelsey Seybold Clinic - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
COA Able to use NCT, auto refractor, perform gross visual fields and gross motility exam, slit lamp operation, applanation tonometry, operate IOL master, evaluate pupils, use of OCT/HRT, pachymetry,...
24 days ago
In Genesis - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
Perform testing to include visual acuity measurement, motility, pupils, lens exam, refraction, and dilation. Administer topical ophthalmic and oral medications. Scribe for Physician....
26 days ago
Eye Center of Texas - Houston, TX (22 miles from Katy, TX)
Responsibilities of Ophthalmic Technician Manages/coordinates the activities required for the delivery of quality patient care....
30+ days ago
Kelsey Seybold Clinic - Sugar Land, TX (15 miles from Katy, TX)
COA Able to use NCT, auto refractor, perform gross visual fields and gross motility exam, slit lamp operation, applanation tonometry, operate IOL master, evaluate pupils, use of OCT/HRT, pachymetry,...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Katy, TX

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

$31,910

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Highest Education Level

Ophthalmic Technicians in Katy, TX 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 Katy, TX
  • 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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