Optometric Technician Jobs in Fort Myers, FL

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 Lab Manager - Eyeglasses

  • Eyeglass World
  • Estero, FL (18 miles from Fort Myers, FL)
  • 18 days ago
Eyeglass World has over 100 locations across the United States and offers eye exams, contact lenses, eyeglasses, sunglasses and protective eyewear....

Optical Technician

  • Family Health Centers of SouthWest Florida
  • Fort Myers, FL
  • 90+ days ago
Performs diagnostic tests as required, including Pre-testing I - auto refraction, lensometry, tonometry and topography....

Demographic Data for Fort Myers, FL

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Fort Myers, FL

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


  • Eyemart Express
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  • Luxottica Group
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  • Family Health Centers of SouthWest Florida
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  • Golisano Childrens Hospital of SW FL (Lee Health)
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  • Corporate practice
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  • Eyeglass World
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  • Gulfview Vision Associates
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  • LensCrafters
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  • Luxottica
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  • Quigley Eye Specialists
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.


Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Fort Myers, FL 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 Fort Myers, FL
  • 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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