Optometric Technician Jobs in Aurora, CO

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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Altitude Eye Care - Lone Tree, CO (15 miles from Aurora, CO)
We have three growing, successful Optometry practices in the South East Denver areas and are seeking an individual for an Optometric Technician / Receptionist full time position....
2 days ago
MyEyeDr - Brighton, CO (14 miles from Aurora, CO)
We are seeking an Optometric Technician responsible for prescreening the patients and performing any special tests in advance of the Doctor's exam. 1-3 years of related experience within a similar office...
1 day ago
MyEyeDr. - Littleton, CO (12 miles from Aurora, CO)
Benefits MyEyeDr offers: Medical, Dental, and Vision Competitive salary 401k Malpractice, voluntary life & disability insurance PTO Paid holidays Optometric Tech Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Pre-testing...
2 days ago
VisionWorks - Lakewood, CO (14 miles from Aurora, CO)
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 - Denver, CO (2 miles from Aurora, CO)
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
Littleton, CO (12 miles from Aurora, CO)
Pre-testing equipment includes Optos Wide Field Camera, Oculus Keratograph, Visual Field tester and Marco auto-refractor and tonometer....
17 days ago
Pearle Vision - Littleton, CO (12 miles from Aurora, CO)
Job Information Pearle Vision Optometric Technician in Littleton, Colorado The below Job Description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by associates assigned...
30+ days ago
VisionWorks - Aurora, CO
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 Aurora, CO

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

$34,736

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Aurora, CO 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 Aurora, CO
  • 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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