Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Texas

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
This position will asssist with patient workups (including manual refractions) preliminary testing, medical history, chief complaints, visual fields and other diagnostic testing....
1 day ago
QuarterLine - Lackland Air Force Base - Lackland AFB, TX 78236, TX
Instruct patients concerning eye care and contact lens handling. Minimum Qualifications: Degree : Certificate....
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6 days ago QuarterLine - Lackland Air Force Base
Retina Consultants of Texas - Houston, TX
Retina Consultants of Houston is looking for a dedicated, hard-working Ophthalmic Technician to join our team....
11 days ago
Retina Consultants of Texas - Conroe, TX
JOB SUMMARY: This individual is responsible for documenting specific disease processes through photography and other imaging devices as requested by the ordering provider. RESPONSIBILITIES: 1....
11 days ago
Kelsey Seybold Clinic - Houston, 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,...
13 days ago
RJR Houston Personnel - Houston, TX
Ophthalmic Tech Established multi-physician ophthalmic practice in North Houston/Spring area $18-23 hr. DOE Responsibilities: . ORGANIZATIONAL FUNCTIONS
16 days ago
Baylor Scott & White Health - Waco, TX
Performs testing to include visual acuity measurement, lensometry, testing pupil function, ocular motility, tonometry, confrontation visual field testing and other patient services as requested by the...
17 days ago
Baylor Scott & White Health - Georgetown, TX
Performs testing to include visual acuity measurement, lensometry, testing pupil function, ocular motility, tonometry, confrontation visual field testing and other patient services as requested by the...
19 days ago
Aleron - Houston, TX
Lensometry, manifest refraction, testing pupil function, ocular motility, confrontational visual field testing, tonometry, and all other patient services as requested by the Ophthalmologist....
20 days ago
Baylor Scott & White Health - Austin, TX
Performs testing to include visual acuity measurement, lensometry, testing pupil function, ocular motility, tonometry, confrontation visual field testing and other patient services as requested by the...
20 days ago
Kelsey Seybold Clinic - Houston, 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,...
22 days ago
Baylor Scott & White Health - Austin, TX
Performs testing to include visual acuity measurement, lensometry, testing pupil function, ocular motility, tonometry, confrontation visual field testing and other patient services as requested by the...
23 days ago
Baylor Scott & White Health - Georgetown, TX
Performs testing to include visual acuity measurement, lensometry, testing pupil function, ocular motility, tonometry, confrontation visual field testing and other patient services as requested by the...
23 days ago
Digital Diagnostics Incorporated - Austin, TX
Requirements: Credentialed by JCAHPO for Certified Ophthalmic Technician (COT-T1 minimum) or Certified Ophthalmic Medical Technologist (COMT)....
23 days ago
Baylor Health - Waco, TX
Performs testing to include visual acuity measurement, lensometry, testing pupil function, ocular motility, tonometry, confrontation visual field testing and other patient services as requested by the...
23 days ago

Demographic Data for Texas

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Salary for Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Texas

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

$33,290

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Ophthalmic Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Ophthalmic Technicians in Texas 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 Texas
  • 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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