Optometric Technician Jobs in Washington Navy Yard, DC

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/Medical Assistant

  • MyEyeDr
  • Washington, DC
  • 10 days ago
Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant Washington, DC, USA Req #17871 Friday, July 29, 2022 About the role: See yourself starting a new career journey?...

Optometric Technician

  • The Eye Doctors
  • West Springfield, VA (13 miles from Washington Navy Yard, DC)
  • 11 days ago
Experience with contact lenses and trial framing a plus. Office hours 845-530 M,T,TH,FR 845-730 Wed, 745-3 Sat, Closed Sun. Please reply for immediate consideration for an interview....

Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant

  • MyEyeDr
  • Germantown, MD (21 miles from Washington Navy Yard, DC)
  • 13 days ago
Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant Gaithersburg, MD, USA Germantown, MD, USA Montgomery Village, MD, USA Req #17419 Tuesday, July 26, 2022 About the role: See yourself starting a new career journey...

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant - Bilingual

  • America's Best
  • Lanham, MD (10 miles from Washington Navy Yard, DC)
  • 15 days ago
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identify special needs....

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • America's Best
  • Bowie, MD (17 miles from Washington Navy Yard, DC)
  • 15 days ago
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identify special needs....

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant - Bilingual

  • America's Best
  • Bowie, MD (17 miles from Washington Navy Yard, DC)
  • 15 days ago
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identify special needs....

Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant

  • MyEyeDr
  • Montgomery Village, MD (18 miles from Washington Navy Yard, DC)
  • 30+ days ago
As an Optometric Technician for MyEyeDr. you play an essential role by providing direct support to our Doctors of Optometry in preparing the patient for their visit inclusive of preliminary testing...

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Washington Navy Yard, DC

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

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Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Washington Navy Yard, DC 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 Washington Navy Yard, DC
  • 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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