Optometric Technician Jobs in Tampa, 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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MyEyeDr - Saint Petersburg, FL (16 miles from Tampa, FL)
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 - Saint Petersburg, FL (16 miles from Tampa, FL)
We are seeking an Optometric Technician responsible for prescreening the patients and performing any special tests in advance of the Doctor's exam....
1 day ago
Eyeglass World - Wesley Chapel, FL (19 miles from Tampa, FL)
Company Description At National Vision, we believe everyone deserves to see their best to live their best. We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible. As...
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3 days ago
Eyeglass World - Wesley Chapel, FL (19 miles from Tampa, FL)
Promotes visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Performs exam pre-screening. Reviews prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifies special needs....
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3 days ago
Eyeglass World - St Petersburg, FL (16 miles from Tampa, FL)
Promotes visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Performs exam pre-screening. Reviews prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifies special needs....
4 days ago
Eyeglass World - Clearwater, FL (19 miles from Tampa, FL)
Company Description At National Vision, we believe everyone deserves to see their best to live their best. We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible. As...
4 days ago
Eyeglass World - Tampa, FL
Promotes visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Performs exam pre-screening. Reviews prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifies special needs....
5 days ago
National Vision Incorporated - Wesley Chapel, FL (19 miles from Tampa, FL)
Job Information National Vision Licensed Optician/Optical Lab Manager in Wesley Chapel, Florida The Lab Manager seeks to make the world's happiest customers by providing a seamless experience...
5 days ago
MyEyeDr. - Saint Petersburg, FL (16 miles from Tampa, FL)
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...
5 days ago
Eyeglass World - Wesley Chapel, FL (19 miles from Tampa, FL)
Company Description At National Vision, we believe everyone deserves to see their best to live their best. We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible. As...
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11 days ago Eyeglass World
Eyeglass World - St Petersburg, FL (16 miles from Tampa, FL)
Company Description At National Vision, we believe everyone deserves to see their best to live their best. We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible. As...
11 days ago
Eyeglass World - Tampa, FL
Company Description At National Vision, we believe everyone deserves to see their best to live their best. We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible. As...
Direct Apply

12 days ago Eyeglass World
America's Best - Tarpon Springs, FL (19 miles from Tampa, FL)
Conduct accurate and timely pre-testing of patients. Process and understand managed care plans. Schedule and confirm appointments, follow-up visits and classes....
17 days ago
VisionWorks - Wesley Chapel, FL (19 miles from Tampa, FL)
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE. 11....
17 days ago
Eyeglass World - Clearwater, FL (19 miles from Tampa, FL)
Promotes visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Performs exam pre-screening. Reviews prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifies special needs....
19 days ago

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Tampa, FL

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

$30,044

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Tampa, 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 Tampa, 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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