Optometric Technician Jobs in Pennsylvania

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/Medical Assistant

  • MyEyeDr
  • West Chester, PA
  • 2 days ago
Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant PA-West Goshen Shopping Center, 923 Paoli Pike, West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States of America Req #17964 Thursday, August 4, 2022 About the role: See yourself...

Optometric Technician

  • Your Family Eye Doctor-North Huntingdon
  • Irwin, PA
  • 3 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

  • Shawnee Optical-West Erie
  • Erie, PA
  • 4 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
  • 4 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
  • 4 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 - Bilingual

  • America's Best
  • Whitehall, PA
  • 4 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....

Full Time Optometric Technician

  • Bouquet Mulligan DeMaio Eye Professionals
  • Elizabethtown, PA
  • 5 days ago
Experienced Help Wanted: Optometric Technician Dynamic Opportunity for an Experienced Optometric Technician with some Contact Lens experience and medical experience....

Optometric Technician

  • Salus University
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • 8 days ago
Salus University, founded as the Pennsylvania College of Optometry in 1919, today is a diversified, globally recognized professional academic center of learning that offers a wide range of degree...

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • National Vision
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • 8 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....

Health Technician (Optometry)

  • Veterans Health Administration
  • Warren, PA
  • 11 days ago
coherence tomography, fundus autofluorescence and/or ocular angiography)....

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • America's Best
  • Lancaster, 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

  • America's Best
  • Harrisburg, PA
  • 13 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
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • 13 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
  • Dickson City, PA
  • 14 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 Part Time

  • MyEyeDr
  • Havertown, PA
  • 30+ days ago
Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant Part Time Havertown, PA 19083, USA Req #17411 Thursday, June 23, 2022 About the role: See yourself starting a new career journey?...

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Pennsylvania

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

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Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania
  • 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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