Optometric Technician Jobs in Phoenix, AZ

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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AEG Vision - Chandler, AZ (14 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Optometric Technician work in conjunction with the doctors to perform activities involving patient care, pre-testing, post-exam duties, FDT testing and maintain the doctors appointment schedule in a...
13 hours ago
Eyeglass World - Tempe, AZ (9 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Promotes visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Performs exam pre-screening. Reviews prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifies special needs....
4 days ago
VisionWorks - Goodyear, AZ (19 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE. 11....
5 days ago
Visionworks - Peoria, AZ (13 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE. 11....
8 days ago
VisionWorks - Phoenix, AZ
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE. 11....
12 days ago
VisionWorks - Surprise, AZ (22 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE. 11....
17 days ago
VisionWorks - Mesa, AZ (12 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE. 11....
17 days ago
VisionWorks - Tempe, AZ (9 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE. 11....
22 days ago
Talent Care - Phoenix, AZ
lens use and care Accurately document exam and procedure details into the electronic system List all appropriate diagnoses and symptoms as well as follow-up instructions and prescriptions as directed...
29 days ago
Visionworks - Peoria, AZ (13 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Assist with scheduling and training of Optometric Technicians. Fit contact lenses and recheck lenses for the Optometrist....
30+ days ago
Pearle Vision - Gilbert, AZ (16 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Job Information Pearle Vision Optometric Technician in Gilbert, Arizona The below Job Description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by associates assigned...
30+ days ago
VisionWorks - Peoria, AZ (13 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE. 11....
45+ days ago

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Phoenix, AZ

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

$30,249

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Phoenix, AZ offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (28.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (7.6%)
  • Some College (4.7%)
  • 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 Phoenix, AZ
  • 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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