Optometric Technician Jobs in Colorado

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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Vision Center by Walmart - Aurora, CO
Conduct accurate and timely pre-testing of patients. Process and understand managed care plans. Schedule and confirm appointments, follow-up visits and classes....
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2 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
Rocky Mountain Eye Center - Pueblo, CO
Contact lenses are a medical devicestrict attention must be paid to doctor directives....
3 hours ago
VisionWorks - Colorado Springs, CO
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE. 11....
7 days ago
National Vision Incorporated - Longmont, CO
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
11 days ago
National Vision Incorporated - Greeley, CO
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
12 days ago
Luxottica Group - Colorado Springs, CO
GENERAL FUNCTION The Optometric Technician creates exceptional value in the lives of our patients by delivering the LensCrafters Experience....
12 days ago
America's Best - Greeley, CO
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
16 days ago
America's Best - Longmont, CO
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
16 days ago
America's Best - Northglenn, CO
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
16 days ago
Eyemart Express - Fort Collins, CO
Optical Lab Manager - Full-Time - Fort Collins, CO #221 Location: Ft. Collins, CO START YOUR APPLICATION Optical Lab Manager Are you looking for a career that will bring you home? A career with a...
17 days ago
Eyemart Express LLC - Fort Collins, CO
Optical Lab Manager Are you looking for a career that will bring you home? A career with a company that has one of the absolute best store leadership teams on the planet?! Well, you just found it!...
20 days ago
Express Professionals Pueblo - Trinidad, CO
Contact lenses are a medical devicestrict attention must be paid to doctor directives....
29 days ago
Erp International, Llc - Colorado Springs, CO
Fits patients with spectaclesand instructs patients on contact lens procedures. Assists aircrew members inaviator contact lens and night vision goggle program....
30+ days ago
Visionworks - Denver, CO
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE....
45+ days ago
VisionWorks - Greeley, 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 Colorado

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

$31,213

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Colorado offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (28.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (7.6%)
  • Some College (4.6%)
  • Master's Degree (2.9%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Optometric Technicians in Colorado
  • 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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