Optometric Technician Jobs in Costa Mesa, CA

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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Contact Lens Technician

  • Vansuch Optometric, Inc.
  • Orange, CA (8 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
  • 8 days ago
lenses Fluency in both English and Spanish preferred Reliable form of transportation Availability during the office's hours of operation Hours of Operation This full time position requires a 40 hour...

Optometric Technician

  • Vansuch Optometric, Inc.
  • Orange, CA (8 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
  • 8 days ago
Join our Vision Team! Thrive in the field of Eyecare with one of Orange Countys leading Optometrists, Joseph Vansuch, O.D. - established over 40 years Gain knowledge and experience serving...

Optometric Technician - Southern California

  • Acuity Eye Group - Southern California
  • Huntington Beach, CA (3 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
  • 13 days ago
Perform a Refraction. Required: High school diploma, GED or equivalent. At least one (1) year of medical experience. Preferred: COA or COT Experience in the Ophthalmic or Optometric Industry....

Optometric Technician

  • SoCal Family Eye Care, Inc.
  • Long Beach, CA (22 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
  • 30+ days ago
candidate must have worked in ophthalmology setting for 3 to 10 years EMR software experience Experience with ophthalmic equipment (OCT, visual field, fundus photo and IOL Master) Must be able to refract...

Team Vision - Lead Optometric Technician (South Gate Optometry)

  • Luxottica Group
  • South Gate, CA (24 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
  • 45+ days ago
lens exams and orders, including but not limited to contact lens care, trial inventory and patient orders Effectively utilize appointment book/scheduling procedures and computer operation/ procedures...

Team Vision - Optometric Technician (South Gate Optometry)

  • Luxottica Group
  • South Gate, CA (24 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
  • 45+ days ago
Supports contact lens exams and orders, including but not limited to contact lens care, trial inventory and patient orders....

Optometric Technician

  • Vision Source
  • Costa Mesa, CA
  • 60+ days ago
seen by the Optometrist Assist the Optometrist as needed during examinations Show patients how to properly care for contact lens Assist the patient in making decisions about frames and lenses Skills...

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Costa Mesa, CA

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Costa Mesa, CA 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 Costa Mesa, CA
  • 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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