Optometric Technician Jobs in Florida

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 Tech - Medical Assistant

  • America's Best
  • Bradenton, FL
  • 1 day 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....

Od Technician Optometric Technician

  • Visionworks
  • West Palm Beach, FL
  • 1 day ago
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE. 11....

Optical Technician

  • VSP Global
  • Clearwater, FL
  • 1 day ago
Under direct supervision, perform a variety of tasks related to daily lab operations and production. Perform department tasks including one or more of the following: Perform most functions of an...

Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant

  • MyEyeDr
  • The Villages, FL
  • 3 days ago
Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant The Villages, FL, USA Req #17984 Friday, August 5, 2022 About the role: See yourself starting a new career journey?...

Optometric Technician - Medical Assistant

  • National Vision Incorporated
  • Orlando, FL
  • 1 day ago
. * 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...

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • Eyeglass World
  • Eustis, FL
  • 3 days ago
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....

Optometric Technician

  • Luxottica
  • Palm Coast, FL
  • 4 days ago
lenses. + Maintains and disinfects contact lens inventory; provides clinical support to the Optometrist as needed BASIC QUALIFICATIONS* + High School Graduate/GED or equivalent experience + Strong...

Optical Technician

  • MCR Health
  • Arcadia, FL
  • 4 days ago
lens prescriptions Dispense glasses to patient and prepare & repair eyeglasses Assist with front desk duties when needed What you need to bring to this role: High School Diploma or GED required 1+...

Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant

  • MyEyeDr
  • Port Saint John, FL
  • 4 days ago
Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant Port St John, FL 32927, USA Req #17949 Thursday, August 4, 2022 About the role: See yourself starting a new career journey?...

Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant

  • MyEyeDr
  • Hastings, FL
  • 4 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...
Optometry Technician (Live & Work in Germany) Company: Location: Panama City, FL Post Date: August 02, 2022 Job Status: Full-Time Description: Sterling Medical - Recruiting for Optometry...

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • Eyeglass World
  • Orange Park, FL
  • 5 days ago
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....

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • Eyeglass World
  • Port Charlotte, FL
  • 5 days ago
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....

Optometric Tech

  • Luxottica Group
  • Orange Park, FL
  • 6 days ago
Places contact lens orders, processes shipments and properly submits invoices for payment....

Health Technician (Optometry) - Lead

  • Veterans Health Administration
  • Gainesville, FL
  • 7 days ago
This position is located at the Gainesville Optometry Clinic in Gainesville, Florida. Applicants pending the completion of educational or certification/licensure requirements may be referred and...

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Florida

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

Top Hiring Companies

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  • Lenscrafters Incorporated
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  • Gulfview Vision Associates
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.


Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Florida 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 Florida
  • 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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