Optometric Technician Jobs in Wisconsin

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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Luxottica Group - Green Bay, WI
GENERAL FUNCTION The Optometric Technician creates exceptional value in the lives of our patients by delivering the LensCrafters Experience....
2 days ago
Wal-Mart - Medford, WI
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 - Plymouth, WI
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 - Appleton, WI
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 - Neenah, WI
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 - Merrill, WI
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 - Sturgeon Bay, WI
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 - Manitowoc, WI
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 - Sparta, WI
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 - Viroqua, WI
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
Madison, WI
The optometric technician assists the doctor with managing patients as they go through various stages of their eye examination....
9 days ago
Luxottica Group - Greenfield, WI
GENERAL FUNCTION The Optometric Technician creates exceptional value in the lives of our patients by delivering the LensCrafters Experience....
14 days ago
The Luxottica Group - Appleton, WI
GENERAL FUNCTION The Optometric Technician creates exceptional value in the lives of our patients by delivering the LensCrafters Experience....
21 days ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Appleton, WI
importance of an annual eye exam; deliver best in class TAB (The Appointment Book) performance -Attract new patients to the practice -Lead through the OD labor model, assign someone to Pre-test patients...
23 days ago
National Vision Incorporated - Milwaukee, WI
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
23 days ago

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Salary for Optometric Technician Jobs in Wisconsin

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

$28,013

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin
  • 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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