Optometric Technician Jobs in Charlotte, NC

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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MyEyeDr - Fort Mill, SC (14 miles from Charlotte, NC)
We are seeking an Optometric Technician responsible for prescreening the patients and performing any special tests in advance of the Doctor's exam. 1-3 years of related experience within a similar office...
10 days ago
MyEyeDr - Charlotte, NC
We are seeking an Optometric Technician responsible for prescreening the patients and performing any special tests in advance of the Doctor's exam. 1-3 years of related experience within a similar office...
10 days ago
Dr Steven Moore and Associates - Charlotte, NC
Beautiful, friendly optometric practice in uptown Charlotte, NC is looking to hire an optometric technician. The job is full time and the hours are 7:30 to 4:30 Monday through Friday....
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12 days ago
Horizon Eye Care - Charlotte, NC
Takes accurate measurements needed for proper CL evaluations, checks visual acuity, and assessment of proper lens fits. This includes Soft lenses, RGPs, Scleral lenses, and Pediatric evaluations....
13 days ago
Charlotte Eye Ear Nose and Throat Associates - Charlotte, NC
Strong candidates with imaging experience without contact lens experience will be considered and will be provided training on providing contact lens services....
17 days ago

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Charlotte, NC

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

$34,389

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Charlotte, NC 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 Charlotte, NC
  • 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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