Optometric Technician Jobs in Georgia

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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University of Georgia/University Health Center - Athens, GA
Training with contact lens wear and care, and familiarity with contact lens brands and parameters. Keeping records of inventory and restocking medical solutions, medications and supplies....
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Vision Center by Walmart - Morrow, GA
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....
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MyEyeDr - Kennesaw, GA
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...
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MyEyeDr - Canton, GA
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...
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National Vision Incorporated - Athens, GA
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....
1 day ago
Vision Center - Atlanta, GA
lens procedures....
3 days ago
National Vision Incorporated - Morrow, GA
Job Information National Vision Bilingual Optometric Tech/Doctors Assistant in Morrow, Georgia What would you do? The Specifics Achieve and maintain the highest level of customer service. Monitor...
4 days ago
America's Best - Athens, GA
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....
5 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Canton, GA
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....
5 days ago
Atlanta, GA
Busy Optometry office seeks part time employee. Great pay and work environment. Willing to train but must speak Spanish. No weekends.
6 days ago
Eyeglass World - Columbus, GA
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...
8 days ago
VisionWorks - Savannah, GA
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE. 11....
8 days ago
VisionWorks - Macon, GA
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE. 11....
8 days ago
Wal-Mart - Monroe, GA
Optometric Technician certification or license (or equivalent requirement in state where Walmart Health Center is located 1 year's experience using optical pre-testing equipment (for example, auto-refraction...
11 days ago
Walmart - Monroe, GA
Optometric Technician certification or license (or equivalent requirement in state where Walmart Health Center is located 1 year's experience using optical pre-testing equipment (for example, auto-refraction...
11 days ago

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Georgia

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

$28,701

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Georgia 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 Georgia
  • 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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