Optometric Technician Jobs in Tempe, 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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Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • America's Best
  • Peoria, AZ (23 miles from Tempe, AZ)
  • 1 day ago
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identify special needs....

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • National Vision
  • Phoenix, AZ (9 miles from Tempe, AZ)
  • 5 days ago
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....

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • Eyeglass World
  • Tempe, AZ
  • 5 days ago
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....

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • America's Best
  • Phoenix, AZ (9 miles from Tempe, AZ)
  • 13 days ago
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identify special needs....

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • Eyeglass World
  • Gilbert, AZ (7 miles from Tempe, AZ)
  • 13 days ago
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....

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • America's Best
  • Chandler, AZ (6 miles from Tempe, AZ)
  • 14 days ago
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identify special needs....

Optometric Technician

  • Gila River Health Care
  • Chandler, AZ (6 miles from Tempe, AZ)
  • 16 days ago
Responsibilities Performs pre-testing, preliminary examination testing, and special testing while adhering to all established standards and regulations....

Optometric Technician/Receptionist

  • Paradise Valley Eye Docs
  • Paradise Valley, AZ (9 miles from Tempe, AZ)
  • 24 days ago
We are looking to hire a Optometric Technician/Receptionist for our clinic....

Optometric Technician Job Avondale, AZ

  • Talent Care
  • Avondale, AZ (24 miles from Tempe, AZ)
  • 30+ days ago
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...

Optometry Technician

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  • Phoenix, AZ (9 miles from Tempe, AZ)
  • 45+ days ago
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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Tempe, AZ

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Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Tempe, AZ offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (27.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (24.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (14.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (7.5%)
  • Some College (4.7%)
  • Master's Degree (3.2%)
  • Some High School (0.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Optometric Technicians in Tempe, 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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