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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America's Best - Orlando, FL
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
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1 day ago America's Best
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Part time optometric tech needed for 2-3 Saturdays per month. Small boutique practice in E Ft Lauderdale needs help on Saturdays for front desk/tech from 8:30-3. Experience is preferred. (Great...
22 hours ago
Eyeglass World - New Port Richey, 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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12 hours ago Eyeglass World
Visionworks - Jacksonville, FL
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE....
4 days ago
VisionWorks - 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....
4 days ago
Orlando, FL
Checking In/Out Patients Answering the Phone Scheduling Appointments Obtaining Vision and Medical benefits Maintaining Social Media Outlets Scanning/Filing General Housekeeping Learning to perform the Pre-Testing...
4 days ago
America's Best - Bradenton, FL
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
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6 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Davie, FL
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
7 days ago
Eyeglass World - Lake Worth, 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....
7 days ago
Eyeglass World - Orange Park, 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....
8 days ago
Eyeglass World - St Petersburg, 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....
9 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Ocala, FL
Duties and responsibilities include, but are not be limited to: Obtaining refraction and manifest refraction of patients and recording patient's chart; Assisting in eye procedures such as selecting,...
11 days ago
VisionWorks - Port Orange, FL
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE. 11....
13 days ago
Eyeglass World - Palm Beach Gardens, 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....
13 days ago
America's Best - Hialeah, FL
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
14 days ago

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Florida

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

$31,829

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 (28.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (7.6%)
  • Some College (4.6%)
  • Master's Degree (2.9%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

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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