Optometric Technician Jobs in Raleigh, 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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Optometric Technician

  • Stonehenge Vision Source
  • Raleigh, NC (11 miles from Raleigh, NC)
  • 3 days ago
Primary duties include working with our doctors and patients to perform patient workups, pretesting, assisting with contact lens orders, and electronic health record data entry....

Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant

  • MyEyeDr
  • Morrisville, NC (11 miles from Raleigh, NC)
  • 6 days ago
Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant Morrisville, NC, USA Req #18026 Monday, August 8, 2022 About the role: See yourself starting a new career journey?...

Optometric Technician Job Durham, NC

  • Talent Care
  • Durham, NC (21 miles from Raleigh, NC)
  • 6 days ago
coherence tomography (OCT)....

Optometric Technician - Medical Assistant

  • National Vision Incorporated
  • Raleigh, NC
  • 7 days ago
. * Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. * Perform exam pre-screening. * Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identify special needs....

Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant

  • MyEyeDr
  • Holly Springs, NC (17 miles from Raleigh, NC)
  • 9 days ago
Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant Holly Springs, NC, USA Req #17986 Friday, August 5, 2022 About the role: See yourself starting a new career journey?...

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • America's Best
  • Durham, NC (21 miles from Raleigh, NC)
  • 17 days ago
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identify special needs....

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • America's Best
  • Raleigh, NC
  • 21 days ago
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identify special needs....

Optometric Technician

  • NC Eye Associates
  • Zebulon, NC (17 miles from Raleigh, NC)
  • 25 days ago
Tasks include taking patient history, tonometry, lensometry, visual acuity, OCT, VF testing, and ordering and dispensing contact lenses....

Optometric Tech - Cisco LifeConnections

  • UNC Health
  • Durham, NC (21 miles from Raleigh, NC)
  • 90+ days ago
Gather preliminary data for the optometrist through patient pre-test; ask for chief complaint, gather patients medical/ocular/family history, measure visual acuity, intraocular pressure, visual fields...

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Raleigh, NC

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireOptometry research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

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  • UpScriptHealth
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  • UNC Health
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  • National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
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  • Stonehenge Vision Source
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  • Columbia Medical Center
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.


Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Raleigh, NC offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (27.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (24.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (14.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (7.5%)
  • Some College (4.7%)
  • Master's Degree (3.2%)
  • Some High School (0.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Optometric Technicians in Raleigh, 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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