Optometric Technician Jobs in Miami, 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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VisionWorks - Ft Lauderdale, FL (24 miles from Miami, FL)
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE. 11....
1 day ago
Miami, FL
Busy practices in North Miami, Miami (near Mall of the Americas) and Miami Lakes looking for a receptionist/technician to join our team. Person must have a strong work ethic, be willing to learn,...
4 days ago
Nova Southeastern University - Ft Lauderdale, FL (24 miles from Miami, FL)
Job Title: Optometric Technician - 994217 Location: Fort Lauderdale-Davie, Florida Work Type: Full Time with Full Benefits Job Category: Non-Exempt Hiring Range: Commensurate with experience Pay Basis...
24 days ago
VisionWorks - Miami, FL
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE. 11....
30+ days ago

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Miami, FL

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

$29,728

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Miami, FL 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 Miami, 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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