Optometric Technician Jobs in Massachusetts

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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Northampton, MA
An optometry practice in Northampton, MA is seeking a Medical Receptionist/Optometric Technician....
2 days ago
Mass Eye and Ear - Boston, MA
functions of the Contact Lens Service....
23 hours ago
MyEyeDr - Amherst, MA
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...
2 days ago
Atrius Health - Somerville, MA
their contact lenses....
3 days ago
Mass General Brigham - Boston, MA
functions of the Contact Lens Service....
3 days ago
MyEyeDr - Beverly, MA
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...
4 days ago
MyEyeDr - Topsfield, MA
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...
4 days ago
IPG Photonics Corporation - Marlborough, MA
Perform blocking, grinding, beveling and polishing of various crystal and optical materials. Operate and maintain grinding and measurement equipment Daily interaction with peers to provide...
19 days ago
Atrius Health - Quincy, MA
their contact lenses....
45+ days ago
National Vision - Webster, MA
Ensure equipment, both Doctor's and pre-test, is properly maintained....
60+ days ago
E Ink - Billerica, MA
The Electro-Optical Technician will optimize the performance of electrophoretic displays through manual and computer-assisted manufacturing processes. Job responsibilities include inspecting...
60+ days ago
E Ink - Billerica, MA
The Temporary Electro-Optical Technician will be optimizing the performance of electrophoretic displays through manual and computer-assisted manufacturing processes. Job responsibilities include...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Massachusetts

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

$47,590

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Massachusetts offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (28.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (7.7%)
  • 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 Massachusetts
  • 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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