Optometric Technician Jobs in Los Angeles, 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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Optometric Technician - Southern California

  • Acuity Eye Group - Southern California
  • Los Angeles, CA (7 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
  • 9 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....
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...

Optometric Technician

  • SoCal Family Eye Care, Inc.
  • Long Beach, CA (10 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
  • 28 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 (4 miles from Los Angeles, 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 (4 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
  • 45+ days ago
Supports contact lens exams and orders, including but not limited to contact lens care, trial inventory and patient orders....

Team Vision - Lead Optometric Technician (Del Rey Optometry)

  • Luxottica Group
  • Playa del Rey, CA (11 miles from Los Angeles, 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 (Golden Optometric West Covina)

  • Luxottica Group
  • West Covina, CA (18 miles from Los Angeles, CA)
  • 45+ days ago
Supports contact lens exams and orders, including but not limited to contact lens care, trial inventory and patient orders....

Team Vision - Lead Optometric Technician (Del Rey)

  • Luxottica Group
  • Playa del Rey, CA (11 miles from Los Angeles, 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...

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Los Angeles, CA

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireOptometry research efforts.

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.


Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Los Angeles, 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 Los Angeles, 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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