Optometric Technician Jobs in Sacramento, 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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Optical Technician L5

  • VSP Global
  • Folsom, CA (19 miles from Sacramento, CA)
  • 10 days ago
May perform a variety of tasks related to production control, order processing, material selection, surfacing, coating, finishing, and shipping. Essential Functions May perform the following...

Optical Technician L2

  • VSP Global
  • Folsom, CA (19 miles from Sacramento, CA)
  • 14 days ago
May perform a variety of tasks related to material selection, order processing, surfacing, coating, and/or finishing. May perform the following duties depending on assigned function: Stock lens...

Optical Lab Manager - Eyeglasses

  • Eyeglass World
  • Sacramento, CA
  • 21 days ago
Eyeglass World has over 100 locations across the United States and offers eye exams, contact lenses, eyeglasses, sunglasses and protective eyewear....

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Sacramento, CA

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

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Optometric Technician positions


  • National Vision
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  • VSP Global
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  • Eyeglass World
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  • Kaiser Permanente
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  • Sutter Health Sacramento Sierra Region
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  • Corporate practice
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  • Horizon Therapeutics
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  • Kaiser Permanente - The Permanente Medical Group, Inc. -Northern California
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  • Luxottica Group
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  • NVISION Centers
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.


Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Sacramento, 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 Sacramento, 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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