Optometric Technician Jobs in Brooklyn, NY

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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EYEPIC Eye Care - Brooklyn, NY (2 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
Job responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, assisting our Doctors by pre-testing the patients using state-of-the-art equipment....
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National Vision - Union, NJ (14 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
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....
3 days ago
National Vision - Garfield, NJ (14 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
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....
3 days ago
National Vision - Edison, NJ (24 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
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....
3 days ago
National Vision - Freeport, NY (21 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
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....
3 days ago
Bronx, NY (9 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
Great opportunity for a motivated individual to join our team at Vision Center of New York Optical department. We have been serving the community for over 15 years and have strong patient loyalty....
21 days ago
Ridgewood, NY (5 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
Duties includes: Making appointments on electronic system Verifying insurance Automated refactor Fundus Photos Help patients with frame and lens selection Insertion and removal training for contact...
23 days ago
Walmart - Bayonne, NJ (6 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
We are looking for people with specific skills and interests to fill our specialized roles. While your specific responsibilities will vary by department, we need you to be knowledgeable,...
90+ days ago
Walmart - Saddle Brook, NJ (15 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
We are looking for people with specific skills and interests to fill our specialized roles. While your specific responsibilities will vary by department, we need you to be knowledgeable,...
90+ days ago
Walmart - Westbury, NY (21 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
We are looking for people with specific skills and interests to fill our specialized roles. While your specific responsibilities will vary by department, we need you to be knowledgeable,...
90+ days ago
Walmart - Levittown, NY (24 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
We are looking for people with specific skills and interests to fill our specialized roles. While your specific responsibilities will vary by department, we need you to be knowledgeable,...
90+ days ago
Walmart - Secaucus, NJ (6 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
We are looking for people with specific skills and interests to fill our specialized roles. While your specific responsibilities will vary by department, we need you to be knowledgeable,...
90+ days ago
Walmart - Valley Stream, NY (15 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
We are looking for people with specific skills and interests to fill our specialized roles. While your specific responsibilities will vary by department, we need you to be knowledgeable,...
90+ days ago
Walmart - East Meadow, NY (22 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
We are looking for people with specific skills and interests to fill our specialized roles. While your specific responsibilities will vary by department, we need you to be knowledgeable,...
90+ days ago
Walmart - Union, NJ (14 miles from Brooklyn, NY)
We are looking for people with specific skills and interests to fill our specialized roles. While your specific responsibilities will vary by department, we need you to be knowledgeable,...
90+ days ago

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Brooklyn, NY offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (7.6%)
  • 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 Brooklyn, NY
  • 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%)

Salary for Optometric Technician jobs in Brooklyn, NY

**Data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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