Optometric Technician Jobs in Seattle, WA

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

  • America's Best
  • Seattle, WA
  • 2 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
  • Federal Way, WA (21 miles from Seattle, WA)
  • 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....

Part Time Optometric Technician/Receptionist

  • Covington, WA (20 miles from Seattle, WA)
  • 18 days ago
/keratometer, non-contact tonometer, visual field testing -Answering phones -Addressing messages -Scheduling appointments -Verifying insurances -Collecting payments -Scanning patient charts -Closing...

Optometric Tech - Medical Assistant

  • National Vision
  • Seattle, WA
  • 19 days ago
Ensure equipment, both Doctor's and pre-test, is properly maintained....

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Seattle, WA

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

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Optometric Technician positions


  • UpScriptHealth
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  • Optum Care
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  • Kaiser Permanente
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  • University of Washington
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  • America's Best
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  • Aria Care Partners
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  • Clearview Eye and Laser, PLLC
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  • National Vision
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  • Providence Health & Services
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  • SEE Eyewear
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.


Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Seattle, WA 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 Seattle, WA
  • 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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