Optometric Technician Jobs in Kentucky

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 Technician - Medical Assistant

  • National Vision Incorporated
  • Newport, KY
  • 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....

Optometric Technician

  • Visionworks
  • Center, KY
  • 4 days ago
About Us: Want to bring the "care" back to the vision care industry? We're looking for charismatic types who are ready to be the heart of our brand. Whether it's a friendly voice over the phone,...

Optometric Technician

  • Visionworks
  • Louisville, KY
  • 4 days ago
About Us: Want to bring the "care" back to the vision care industry? We're looking for charismatic types who are ready to be the heart of our brand. Whether it's a friendly voice over the phone,...

Optometric Technician/Optical sales

  • Pearle Vision - Owensboro
  • Owensboro, KY
  • 4 days ago
The below Job Description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by associates assigned to this job. It is not an exhaustive list of responsibilities, and is...

Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant

  • MyEyeDr
  • Cynthiana, KY
  • 4 days ago
Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant Cynthiana, KY 41031, USA Req #17955 Friday, August 5, 2022 About the role: See yourself starting a new career journey?...

Optometric Technician

  • Visionfirst
  • Hodgenville, KY
  • 5 days ago
Jobs Optometric Technician at VisionFirst Search All Jobs Optometric Technician at VisionFirst in Hodgenville, Kentucky Posted in General Business about 19 hours ago....

Optometric Technician

  • Visionworks
  • Owensboro, KY
  • 11 days ago
About Us: Want to bring the "care" back to the vision care industry? We're looking for charismatic types who are ready to be the heart of our brand. Whether it's a friendly voice over the phone,...

Optometric Technician

  • VisionWorks
  • Paducah, KY
  • 13 days ago
Optometric Technician Kentucky, USA Paducah, KY, USA Store 567, 3910 Hinkleville Rd, Paducah, Kentucky, United States of America Req #25256 Wednesday, July 27, 2022 About Us: Want to bring the care...

Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant

  • Myeyedr
  • Ft Mitchell, KY
  • 16 days ago
Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant MyEyeDr Crescent Springs, KY Full-Time Apply on company site Job Details favorite_border About the role: See yourself starting a new career journey?...

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • America's Best
  • Louisville, KY
  • 16 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
  • Newport, KY
  • 16 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 Technician/Medical Assistant

  • MyEyeDr
  • Crescent Springs, KY
  • 19 days ago
Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant Crescent Springs, KY 41017, USA Req #17744 Thursday, July 21, 2022 About the role: See yourself starting a new career journey?...

Optometric Technician

  • VisionWorks
  • Georgetown, KY
  • 19 days ago
Optometric Technician Georgetown, KY 40324, USA Kentucky, USA Store 595, Cherry Blossom, Georgetown, Kentucky, United States of America Req #25161 Thursday, July 21, 2022 About Us: Want to bring the...

Optometric Technician

  • Visionfirst
  • Louisville, KY
  • 25 days ago
Jobs Optometric Technician at VisionFirst Search All Jobs Optometric Technician at VisionFirst in Louisville, Kentucky Posted in General Business about 7 hours ago....

Optometric Technician

  • Visionworks
  • Owensboro, KY
  • 30+ days ago
About Us: Want to bring the "care" back to the vision care industry? We're looking for charismatic types who are ready to be the heart of our brand. Whether it's a friendly voice over the phone,...

Demographic Data for Kentucky

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Kentucky

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

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Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Kentucky 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 Kentucky
  • 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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