Optometric Technician Jobs in Nevada

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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Fallon, NV
Perform Visual Acuity (VA) measurements, screenings, testing, visual fields, and retinal photos. Train patients on contact lens insertion and removal....
3 hours ago
Henderson, NV
Optometric Technicians wanted for busy Optometry practice....
4 days ago
Sparks, NV
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11 days ago
VSP Global - Fallon, NV
Performing contact lens insertion; train patient on contact lens insertion and removal Ordering Contact Lenses of various types of materials and designs Administering topical ophthalmic and dilation...
12 days ago
Las Vegas, NV
Rose Street Henderson 89052 looking for Optometric technician/front office personnel for part time positions to start right away....
18 days ago
Mission Support And Test Services, Llc - Las Vegas, NV
Job Information Mission Support and Test Services, LLC Electro-Optical Technician (Technologist) in United States Overview If youre looking for an interesting, fulfilling career, youve come to the...
30+ days ago
National Vision - Las Vegas, NV
Ensure equipment, both Doctor's and pre-test, is properly maintained....
30+ days ago
VSP Global - Reno, NV
Performing contact lens insertion; train patient on contact lens insertion and removal Ordering Contact Lenses of various types of materials and designs Administering topical ophthalmic and dilation...
30+ days ago
VSP Global - Sparks, NV
Performing contact lens insertion; train patient on contact lens insertion and removal Ordering Contact Lenses of various types of materials and designs Administering topical ophthalmic and dilation...
45+ days ago
Optical Effects Vision Center - Las Vegas, NV
Training new contact lens wearers Ordering and dispensing contact lens for patients Contact lens trial inventory management Keep a clean and professional work area Back up to the front desk as needed...
45+ days ago

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Nevada

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

$32,011

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Nevada 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 Nevada
  • 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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