Optometric Technician Jobs in Mississippi

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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University of Mississippi Medical Center - Jackson, MS
TO PERFORM OPHTHALMIC PROCEDURES UNDER THE DIRECTION AND/OR SUPERVISION OF A QUALIFIED OPHTHALMIC TECH AND OPHTHALMOLOGIST. TO CONDUCT PATIENT SCREENING, DIAGNOSTIC TESTING, PATIENT EDUCATION, AND...
4 days ago
Ridgeland, MS
compensation: Apply by resume for more info employment type: full-time EYE CARE TECHNICIAN: Seeking FULL TIME, HIGH ENERGY individual to assist doctor in growing eye care practice....
12 days ago

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