Optometric Technician Jobs in North Carolina

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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Fayetteville, NC
lens training -Previous experience verifying ins and billing and filing would be greatly appreciated ***Please respond with your resume and Fayetteville as the subject of your email....
2 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Charlotte, NC
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Chapel Hill Ophthalmology - Chapel Hill, NC
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Department of Veterans Affairs - Charlotte, NC
, extra-ocular motility testing, and pupillary function Humphrey, Goldman and tangent screen visual field testing; Keratometry (manual and/or automated); B scan ultrasonography; Schirmer testing for...
4 days ago
Raleigh Eye Center - Raleigh, NC
Interface with all contact lens representatives Maintain knowledge of current technical logical developments in contact lenses and patient needs....
5 days ago
Eye Care Partners - Cary, NC
An Optometric Technician is a valuable asset to an optometrist as they assist in providing excellent patient care to the patients during their visit....
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5 days ago Eye Care Partners
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration - Charlotte, NC
This position is located in the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Veterans Health Administration (VHA), Mid Atlantic Health Care Network (VISN 6), Salisbury VA Medical Center (VAMC), HCC...
7 days ago
Eye Care Partners - Rocky Mount, NC
An Optometric Technician is a valuable asset to an optometrist as they assist in providing excellent patient care to the patients during their visit....
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14 days ago Eye Care Partners
National Vision - Pineville, NC
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....
15 days ago
Eye Care Partners - Winston Salem, NC
An Optometric Technician is a valuable asset to an optometrist as they assist in providing excellent patient care to the patients during their visit....
15 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....
23 days ago
National Vision Incorporated - Pineville, NC
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....
24 days ago
National Vision Incorporated - Charlotte, NC
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....
24 days ago
EyeCare Partners - Durham, NC
lens orders in E360 Assist other areas when needed General office duties and cleaning to be assigned by manager Provide exceptional customer service at all times to both external and internal customers...
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27 days ago
Eye Care Partners - High Point, NC
An Optometric Technician is a valuable asset to an optometrist as they assist in providing excellent patient care to the patients during their visit....
30+ days ago

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in North Carolina

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

$33,338

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in North Carolina offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (7.6%)
  • Some College (4.6%)
  • 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 North Carolina
  • 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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