Optometric Technician Jobs in Texas

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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Yoh, A Day & Zimmermann Company - Rowlett, TX
Keywords: Optometric Technician, Location: Rowlett, TX - 75030...
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Yoh, A Day & Zimmermann Company - Addison, TX
Keywords: Optometric Technician, Location: Addison, TX - 75001...
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Yoh, A Day & Zimmermann Company - Carrollton, TX
Keywords: Optometric Technician, Location: Carrollton, TX - 75007...
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Yoh, A Day & Zimmermann Company - Wylie, TX
Keywords: Optometric Technician, Location: Wylie, TX - 75098...
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Wal-Mart - West Columbia, TX
We are looking for people with specific skills and interests to fill our specialized roles. While your specific responsibilities will vary by department, we need you to be knowledgeable,...
16 hours ago
Wal-Mart - Mexia, TX
We are looking for people with specific skills and interests to fill our specialized roles. While your specific responsibilities will vary by department, we need you to be knowledgeable,...
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Wal-Mart - Angleton, TX
We are looking for people with specific skills and interests to fill our specialized roles. While your specific responsibilities will vary by department, we need you to be knowledgeable,...
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Wal-Mart - Pearland, TX
We are looking for people with specific skills and interests to fill our specialized roles. While your specific responsibilities will vary by department, we need you to be knowledgeable,...
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Wal-Mart - El Campo, TX
We are looking for people with specific skills and interests to fill our specialized roles. While your specific responsibilities will vary by department, we need you to be knowledgeable,...
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Wal-Mart - Waco, TX
We are looking for people with specific skills and interests to fill our specialized roles. While your specific responsibilities will vary by department, we need you to be knowledgeable,...
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Wal-Mart - Galveston, TX
We are looking for people with specific skills and interests to fill our specialized roles. While your specific responsibilities will vary by department, we need you to be knowledgeable,...
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Wal-Mart - Childress, TX
We are looking for people with specific skills and interests to fill our specialized roles. While your specific responsibilities will vary by department, we need you to be knowledgeable,...
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Wal-Mart - Canyon, TX
We are looking for people with specific skills and interests to fill our specialized roles. While your specific responsibilities will vary by department, we need you to be knowledgeable,...
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Wal-Mart - Denison, TX
We are looking for people with specific skills and interests to fill our specialized roles. While your specific responsibilities will vary by department, we need you to be knowledgeable,...
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Yoh, A Day & Zimmermann Company - The Colony, TX
Keywords: Optometric Technician, Location: The Colony, TX - 75056...
1 day ago

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Texas

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

$27,405

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Texas 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 Texas
  • 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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