Optometric Technician Jobs in Plano, TX

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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Optical Zone - Plano, TX
Optometric Technician O O O O Optometric Technician Optical Zone Plano, Texas 75025 See More Results Description Looking for an experienced ophthalmic technician that has experience in a progressive...
4 days ago
Cenergy - Richardson, TX (6 miles from Plano, TX)
CMM Programmer We specialize in manufacturing unique parts with superior strategies. Using cutting edge techniques, parts are manufactured for a wide variety of industries, ranging from injection...
7 days ago
Kelly Services - Richardson, TX (6 miles from Plano, TX)
CMM Programmer/Optical Technician* **$22.20/hr** Kelly Government Solutions is hiring for a CMM programmer/optical technician on a government contract with our customer in Richardson, TX. This...
7 days ago
Optical Zone - Plano, TX (2 miles from Plano, TX)
Looking for an experienced ophthalmic technician that has experience in a progressive private eye care practice. Employee must have excellent customer service skills and be passionate about eye...
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14 days ago
National Vision - Plano, TX
Ensure equipment, both Doctor's and pre-test, is properly maintained....
45+ days ago

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Plano, TX

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

$30,747

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Plano, TX offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (28.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (7.6%)
  • Some College (4.6%)
  • Master's Degree (2.9%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

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