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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America's Best - Green Bay, 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....
1 day ago
Brookfield, WI
Career Opportunity at an Established Optometric Practice We are looking for a personable, organized individual to work in our private practice. We have a unique eye care practice that emphasizes a...
7 days ago
MyEyeDr - Fredonia, WI
Optometric Technician MyEyeDr. is a high-growth, premier healthcare company: a total vision care concept with a unique retail experience....
10 days ago
America's Best - Oak Creek, 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....
12 days ago
Middleton, WI
photography, topography, pachymetry, OCT, and visual field testing *Conclude the patient exam and execute handoff to optical team Experience in optometry or other medical fields is preferred....
13 days ago
MyEyeDr - Elm Grove, WI
We are seeking an Optometric Technician responsible for prescreening patients and performing a range of vision tests in advance of the Doctor's exam....
23 days ago
America's Best - Madison, 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
LifePoint Health - Watertown, WI
Job Information LifePoint Health Optometric Tech - Center for the Eye - Full Time in Watertown, Wisconsin The Optometric Tech is in a clinical support role and responsible for meeting the needs of...
25 days ago
LifePoint Hospitals - Watertown, WI
The Optometric Tech is in a clinical support role and responsible for meeting the needs of internal and external Clinic patients and customers and supporting the Clinics by providing a variety of...
28 days ago
MyEyeDr - Green Bay, WI
We are seeking an Optometric Technician responsible for prescreening patients and performing a range of vision tests in advance of the Doctor's exam....
30+ days ago
America's Best - 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....
30+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Appleton, WI
GENERAL FUNCTION The Optometric Technician creates exceptional value in the lives of our patients by delivering the LensCrafters Experience....
30+ days ago
Group Health Coop Of South Central - Madison, WI
BETTER TOGETHER.90 FTE The Optometric Technician provides all optical dispensing services, and point of sale services related to eyeglasses, contact lenses and other merchandise using an electronic...
45+ days ago
MyEyeDr - Kenosha, WI
The optometric technician position will be responsible for prescreening the patient, performing any special tests....
60+ days ago
MyEyeDr - Mequon, WI
The optometric technician position will be responsible for prescreening the patient, performing any special tests. Other details Pay Type Hourly Apply Now Mequon, WI, USA...
60+ 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

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometric Technician positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometric Technicians in Wisconsin offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (28.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.0%)
  • Doctorate Degree (7.6%)
  • Some College (4.7%)
  • Master's Degree (3.1%)
  • 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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