Optometric Technician Jobs in Fort Riley, KS

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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Manhattan, KS (14 miles from Fort Riley, KS)
Optometric Tech/Scribe: Be part of a Company That Gives Back (Manhattan, KS) ( google map ) compensation: Position starts at $10.00-$11.00 per hour with ability to make an additional $2-$6 per...
14 days ago
Manhattan, KS (14 miles from Fort Riley, KS)
compensation: Position starts at $10.00-$11.00 per hour with ability to make an additional $2-$6 per hour in commissions plus opportunity for 5 raises in first 18 months. employment type:...
29 days ago
Civilian Corps - Fort Riley, KS
Responsibilities Performs a wide range of optometric technician tasks in eye examinations and corrective procedures in support of the professional Optometry staff....
90+ days ago

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