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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Optical Tech - Inventory Stockroom

  • National Vision
  • Plano, TX
  • 2 days ago
Company Description National Vision, Inc. is one of the largest optical retailers in the United States.  We offer an innovative culture where training is a priority, hard work is praised and...

Optometric Technician

  • AEG Vision
  • Dallas, TX
  • 1 day 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...

Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant

  • MyEyeDr
  • Missouri City, TX
  • 3 days ago
Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant TX-Missouri City, 6026 Highway 6, Missouri City, Texas, United States of America Req #17983 Friday, August 5, 2022 About the role: See yourself starting a new...

Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant

  • MyEyeDr
  • Fort Worth, TX
  • 3 days ago
Optometric Technician/Medical Assistant Eagle Mountain, TX 76179, USA Req #17948 Friday, August 5, 2022 About the role: See yourself starting a new career journey?...

Optometric Technician

  • College Station Vision Center
  • College Station, TX
  • 2 days ago
Looking for two part time or full time Optometric Technicians for a new practice opening August 4th at the Costco location in College Station! On site training will be provided....

Optometric Technician

  • AEG
  • Houston, TX
  • 13 hours 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

  • V EYE P Eyecare + Eyewear
  • Irving, TX
  • 3 days ago
taking medical history and pre-testing patients -autorefractor, nct, visual fields, oct, retinal photography, lensometry...

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • America's Best
  • McKinney, TX
  • 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....

Contact Lens Specialist

  • America's Best
  • Prosper, TX
  • 4 days ago
Optimizes the contact lens department to ensure efficiency and compliance with companys policies and operational guidelines. Educates clients on proper contact lens and eyeglass care....

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • Eyeglass World
  • Tyler, TX
  • 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 Technician

  • Total Denton
  • Denton, TX
  • 5 days ago
Optometric Technician Total-Denton Denton, TX Full-Time Apply on company site Job Details favorite_border About the Job Optometric Technician work in conjunction with the doctors to perform activities...

Contact Lens Specialist

  • America's Best
  • McKinney, TX
  • 5 days ago
Optimizes the contact lens department to ensure efficiency and compliance with companys policies and operational guidelines. Educates clients on proper contact lens and eyeglass care....

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • America's Best
  • Richmond, TX
  • 6 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

  • Optical Zone
  • Plano, TX
  • 10 days ago
lens inventory and exam rooms so that they are fully stocked clean for patient encounters....

Optometric Technician

  • Dr A Joshi & Associates Optometrists PA
  • Irving, TX
  • 10 days ago
Optometric Technician Duties & Responsibilities Candidate must be able to fully work-up patients, including, but not limited to: Asking pre-testing questions, performing an auto-refraction, measuring...

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Texas

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

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Texas 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 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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