Optometric Technician Jobs in West Mifflin, PA

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 Tech - Medical Assistant

  • America's Best
  • Greensburg, PA (19 miles from West Mifflin, PA)
  • 3 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

  • Noble Vision Center
  • Greensburg, PA (19 miles from West Mifflin, PA)
  • 6 days ago
Optometric Technician work in conjunction with the doctors to perform activities involving patient care, pre-testing, post-exam duties, FDT testing and maintain the doctors appointment schedule in a...

Optometric Technician

  • Your Family Eye Doctor-North Huntingdon
  • Irwin, PA (9 miles from West Mifflin, PA)
  • 11 days ago
About the Job Optometric Technician work in conjunction with the doctors to perform activities involving patient care, pre-testing, post-exam duties, FDT testing and maintain the doctors appointment...

EGW - Template - Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • Eyeglass World
  • Monroeville, PA (7 miles from West Mifflin, PA)
  • 12 days ago
Promotes visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Performs exam pre-screening. Reviews prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifies special needs....

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • America's Best
  • Tarentum, PA (18 miles from West Mifflin, PA)
  • 12 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

  • National Vision
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • 16 days ago
Promotes visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Performs exam pre-screening. Reviews prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifies special needs....

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • America's Best
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • 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....

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in West Mifflin, PA

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Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in West Mifflin, PA 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 West Mifflin, PA
  • 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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