Optometric Technician Jobs in Richmond, 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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Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant - Bilingual

  • America's Best
  • Houston, TX (22 miles from Richmond, TX)
  • 18 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

  • Bird's Eye View Optometry- Katy
  • Katy, TX (11 miles from Richmond, TX)
  • 23 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...

Certified Contact Lens Fitter-Ophthalmology

  • Kelsey Seybold Clinic
  • Houston, TX (22 miles from Richmond, TX)
  • 27 days ago
Fitting contact lenses B. Other A. B. WORKING ENVIRONMENT Office...

Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant

  • MyEyeDr
  • Katy, TX (11 miles from Richmond, TX)
  • 30+ days ago
Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant TX-South Katy, 9550 Spring Green Boulevard, Katy, Texas, United States of America Req #17600 Monday, July 11, 2022 About the role: See yourself starting a new...

Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant

  • MyEyeDr
  • Houston, TX (22 miles from Richmond, TX)
  • 30+ days ago
Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant TX-Houston-South Voss, 1635 South Voss Road, Houston, Texas, United States of America Req #17469 Tuesday, June 28, 2022 About the role: See yourself starting...

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Richmond, TX

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 Richmond, TX 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 Richmond, 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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