Optometric Technician Jobs in Michigan

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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Clarkson Eyecare - Lansing, MI
Optometrists of Lansing is looking to add a motivated Optometric Technician to our hard working team....
18 hours ago
Eyeglass World - Rochester Hills, MI
Promotes visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Performs exam pre-screening. Reviews prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifies special needs....
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Heritage Optical Center, Inc. - Detroit, MI
We are a multi Optometrist office providing full eye exams including refraction, contact lens fitting, Visual Field testing, OCT, Lensometry and additional testing for ocular diseases....
1 hour ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Novi, MI
importance of an annual eye exam; deliver best in class TAB (The Appointment Book) performance Attract new patients to the practice Lead through the OD labor model, assign someone to Pre-test patients...
3 days ago
Luxottica Group - Novi, MI
importance of an annual eye exam; deliver best in class TAB (The Appointment Book) performance Attract new patients to the practice Lead through the OD labor model, assign someone to Pre-test patients...
7 days ago
Luxottica Group - Novi, MI
importance of an annual eye exam; deliver best in class TAB (The Appointment Book) performance Attract new patients to the practice Lead through the OD labor model, assign someone to Pre-test patients...
8 days ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Grand Rapids, MI
importance of an annual eye exam; deliver best in class TAB (The Appointment Book) performance -Attract new patients to the practice -Lead through the OD labor model, assign someone to Pre-test patients...
10 days ago
Luxottica Group - Grand Rapids, MI
importance of an annual eye exam; deliver best in class TAB (The Appointment Book) performance Attract new patients to the practice Lead through the OD labor model, assign someone to Pre-test patients...
13 days ago
Eyeglass World - Auburn Hills, MI
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...
14 days ago
National Vision - Canton, MI
Job Description What would you do? The Specifics Achieve and maintain the highest level of customer service. Monitor and achieve profit, sales and performance goals (i.e. reviewing the P&L)....
14 days ago
Eyeglass World - Madison Heights, MI
Promotes visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Performs exam pre-screening. Reviews prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifies special needs....
20 days ago
Eyeglass World - Grandville, MI
Promotes visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Performs exam pre-screening. Reviews prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifies special needs....
20 days ago
Henry Ford Hospital - Royal Oak, MI
Contact Lens Assisting: Take history from the patient on contact lens wear and identify problems. Perform visual acuity with contacts....
24 days ago
Luxottica Group - Troy, MI
GENERAL FUNCTION The Optometric Technician creates exceptional value in the lives of our patients by delivering the LensCrafters Experience....
30+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Troy, MI
GENERAL FUNCTION The Optometric Technician creates exceptional value in the lives of our patients by delivering the LensCrafters Experience....
30+ days ago

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Michigan

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

$28,369

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Michigan offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (28.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.8%)
  • 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 Michigan
  • 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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