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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National Vision Incorporated - 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...
3 days ago
America's Best - Lansing, MI
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
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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...
5 days ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Grand Rapids, MI
GENERAL FUNCTION The Optometric Technician creates exceptional value in the lives of our patients by delivering the LensCrafters Experience....
6 days ago
Luxottica Group - Traverse City, MI
GENERAL FUNCTION The Optometric Technician creates exceptional value in the lives of our patients by delivering the LensCrafters Experience....
8 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....
9 days ago
Luxottica Group - Grand Rapids, MI
GENERAL FUNCTION The Optometric Technician creates exceptional value in the lives of our patients by delivering the LensCrafters Experience....
9 days ago
Eyeglass World - West Bloomfield, 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....
9 days ago
America's Best - Roseville, MI
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
10 days ago
America's Best - Ann Arbor, MI
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
10 days ago
America's Best - Lincoln Park, MI
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
10 days ago
America's Best - Center Line, MI
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
13 days ago
Clarkson Eyecare - Saline, MI
An Optometric Technician is a valuable asset to an optometrist as they assist in providing excellent patient care to the patients during their visit....
21 days ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Traverse City, 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...
21 days ago
Clarkson Eyecare - Pontiac, MI
An Optometric Technician is a valuable asset to an optometrist as they assist in providing excellent patient care to the patients during their visit....
23 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 (28.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.0%)
  • Doctorate Degree (7.6%)
  • Some College (4.6%)
  • Master's Degree (3.1%)
  • 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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