Optometric Technician Jobs in Fairport, 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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CTG - Fairport, NY
CTG is assisting a client in Rochester, NY for an Optical Technician! Optical Inspection Department: Laser Optics Hours: First shift 6am-2:30pm *PLEASE NOTE: Candidate must meet DOD/ITAR...
1 day ago
CTG - Fairport, NY
CTG is assisting a client in Rochester, NY for an Optical Technician! Optical Inspection Department: Laser Optics Hours: First shift 6am-2:30pm *PLEASE NOTE: Candidate must meet DOD/ITAR...
13 days ago
eTeam Inc. - Fairport, NY
Role: - Polisher Position Location: Fairport, NY Duration: 9 Months Non-Exempt: Hours: Second shift 2:00 - 10:00PM. OT as needed *PLEASE NOTE: Candidate must meet DOD/ITAR requirements for this...
13 days ago
Fairport, NY
Exciting opportunity at a growing company! 2nd shift (2:00pm - 10:00pm) Summary: We seek highly motivated, skilled & innovative individuals with passion and a desire to learn. Responsibilities and...
14 days ago
Fairport, NY
Exciting opportunity at a growing company! Requirements: Conventional polishing using pitch laps, working to tolerance 1/10 wave. Knowledge of using test plates, interferometers and optical...
14 days ago
Lancesoft Inc. - Fairport, NY
Job Title: Optical Technician I Location: Fairport, NY 14450 Duration: 0 8 Month Contract Hour: 2nd shift (2:00pm - 10:00pm) (M-F) Operations Associate Assembly & Test Responsibilities are:...
14 days ago
Randstad - Rochester, NY (10 miles from Fairport, NY)
Are you an experienced Optical Technician looking for your next long-term career? Do you have experience with Optics/Optical Inpection or an Associate's in Technology? Would you like to work for a...
14 days ago
CAC Staffing - Fairport, NY
REF#FAI20593 Hours: Scope: General Duties: Qualifications: Job Requirements: Working Conditions:
15 days ago
National Vision - Rochester, NY (10 miles from Fairport, NY)
Ensure equipment, both Doctor's and pre-test, is properly maintained....
23 days ago
CAC Staffing - Fairport, NY
CAC is in search of a few Optical Technicians, who can work for our direct client as part of their Assembly, Cleanroom, Inspection or Optical Fabrication Units. In the responsibilities section...
25 days ago
Fairport, NY
Exciting opportunity at a growing company! B Shift (2:00 - 10:00 pm) Summary: We seek a highly motivated, experienced, and skilled individual to mount, align, bond, and assemble high precision...
26 days ago
TalentBridge - Fairport, NY
Optical Technician I/ Operations Associate, Assembly and Test *Please Note: Hrs. are 2nd shift (2:00pm - 10:00pm) Description: We seek highly motivated, skilled & innovative individuals with...
26 days ago
eTeam Inc. - Fairport, NY
Assembly & Test Potting Technician Location: Fairport, NY Duration: 8 Months *Non Exempt* Hours of Work: B Shift (2:00 - 10:00 pm) Day to Day Responsibilities: We seek a highly motivated,...
27 days ago
TalentBurst - Fairport, NY
HIRING MANAGER: MARK STAUFFER Corning Fairport - Polisher Position Non-Exempt: Hours: Second shift 2:00 - 10:00PM. OT as needed *PLEASE NOTE: Candidate must meet DOD/ITAR requirements for this...
28 days ago
Lancesoft Incorporated - Fairport, NY
Job Information LanceSoft Optical Technician- Polisher Position in Fairport, New York Optical Technician - Polisher Position NY1363128 Fairport, NY OT as needed Please Note: Candidate must meet...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Fairport, NY

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

$40,124

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Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Fairport, NY 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 Fairport, 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%)

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