Optometric Technician Jobs in Alabama

These eye care professionals perform a variety of tasks to assist the optometrist in vision assessment and corrective procedures. An optometric technician’s job description may also involve recording patient medical histories and preparing patients for eye exams as well as assisting with eye exercises and vision therapy.

The median salary for an optometric technician is $29,382 according to Payscale, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects faster than average job growth for medical assistants in general at 15%+ through 2026.

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National Vision - Mobile, AL
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
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2 days ago National Vision
Eye Care Partners - Montgomery, AL
An Optometric Technician is a valuable asset to an optometrist as they assist in providing excellent patient care to the patients during their visit....
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13 hours ago Eye Care Partners
Mobile, AL
Duties include answering the phone, scheduling and confirming patients, dispensing contact lenses, training new contact lens wearers, collecting payments, filing vision insurance, posting payments,...
2 days ago
Eye Care Partners - Huntsville, AL
An Optometric Technician is a valuable asset to an optometrist as they assist in providing excellent patient care to the patients during their visit....
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2 days ago Eye Care Partners
National Vision - Oxford, AL
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
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2 days ago National Vision
Eyemart Express - Florence, AL
Optical Lab Manager - Full-Time - Florence, AL #112 Location: Florence, AL START YOUR APPLICATION Optical Lab Manager Are you looking for a career that will bring you home? A career with a company...
9 days ago
National Vision Incorporated - Decatur, AL
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
11 days ago
Eyemart Express LLC - Florence, AL
Optical Lab Manager Are you looking for a career that will bring you home? A career with a company that has one of the absolute best store leadership teams on the planet?! Well, you just found it!...
14 days ago
Eye Care Partners - Trussville, AL
An Optometric Technician is a valuable asset to an optometrist as they assist in providing excellent patient care to the patients during their visit....
14 days ago
National Vision - Decatur, AL
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
20 days ago
Eye Care Partners - Hoover, AL
An Optometric Technician is a valuable asset to an optometrist as they assist in providing excellent patient care to the patients during their visit....
45+ days ago

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Alabama

This is the average annual salary for Optometric Technician jobs in Alabama as reported by the BLS.

$25,801

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Alabama offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (7.6%)
  • Some College (4.6%)
  • Master's Degree (3.0%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Optometric Technicians in Alabama
  • 1-2 years (25.9%)
  • 2-4 years (22.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (18.5%)
  • None (11.1%)
  • 10+ years (7.4%)
  • 4-6 years (7.4%)
  • 6-8 years (7.4%)

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