Optometric Technician Jobs in Shawnee, 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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Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant - Bilingual

  • National Vision
  • Independence, MO (16 miles from Shawnee, KS)
  • 2 days 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....

PT Optometric Tech/Optician (possibly FT)

  • Epic Vision Eye Centers
  • Bonner Springs, KS (12 miles from Shawnee, KS)
  • 5 days ago
Optometric Tech Job Duties: Coordinate scheduling and patient care needs with the doctor Answer multi-line phone system Update insurance information and obtain insurance authorizations Lead...

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • America's Best
  • Grandview, MO (13 miles from Shawnee, KS)
  • 9 days 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....

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • America's Best
  • Kansas City, MO (7 miles from Shawnee, KS)
  • 18 days 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....

Team Vision - Optometric Technician

  • Luxottica Group
  • Belton, MO (17 miles from Shawnee, KS)
  • 30+ days ago
Supports contact lens exams and orders, including but not limited to contact lens care, trial inventory and patient orders....

Optometric Technician

  • Insight Vision Center Overland Park
  • Shawnee, KS
  • 60+ days ago
Optometric Technician Insight Vision Center-Overland Park Shawnee, KS Full-Time Apply on company site Job Details favorite_border Optometric Technician work in conjunction with the doctors to perform...

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Shawnee, KS

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Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Shawnee, KS 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 Shawnee, KS
  • 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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