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Optometric Technician Salary

$44,230 (USD)

Average Salary

$21/hr

Average Hourly

$628

Average Bonus

Last updated: November 19, 2019

The average pay for an Optometric Technician is $44,230 a year and $21 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Optometric Technician is between $32,847 and $53,725. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Optometric Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Assists the Optometrist with various medical tasks, as well as administrative duties.
Optometric Technician Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Ophthalmic Medical Technicians

Job family population: 52,890

Estimated population of Optometric Technician jobs: 1,763

Rate of error: 3.0%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$51,275
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Optometric Technician Job Listings for United States

Optometric Technician
Nov 19
Hyannis, MA, USA
ABLE Associates
Ophthalmologist and Eye Surgeon in Hyannis looking for an experienced Optometric Technician to start right away. Will work with Ophthalmologist to assist in carrying out eye examinations and ...
Optometric Technician (20430)
Nov 18
Bethel Park, PA, USA
TalentCare
Responsibilities Optometric Technician job responsibilities include: * Complete diagnostic testing * Contact lens insertion and removal training * Complete necessary documentation * Provide ...
Optometric Technician
Nov 18
Burlington, United States
EyeCare Partners
An Optometric Technician is a valuable asset to an Optometrist as they assist in providing excellent patient care to the patients during their visit. An Optometric Technician is able to handle a wide ...
Optometric Technician
Nov 18
Littleton, CO, USA
Insight Eyecare Center
Private Optometry practice in Littleton looking for Optometric Technician for full time position. Looking for someone who enjoys working with people, has strong customer service skills, and is ...
Optometric Technician
Nov 11
Tulsa, OK, USA
Trinity Employment Specialists
Optometric Technician | Tulsa, OK Monday - Friday | Temp to Perm We are looking for an Optometric Technician to join our growing team. The Optometric Technician assists the Optometrist by conducting ...

The average pay for an Optometric Technician is $44,230 a year and $21 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Optometric Technician is between $32,847 and $53,725. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Optometric Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Optometric Technician
Nov 19
Hyannis, MA, USA
ABLE Associates
Ophthalmologist and Eye Surgeon in Hyannis looking for an experienced Optometric Technician to start right away. Will work with Ophthalmologist to assist in carrying out eye examinations and ...
Optometric Technician (20430)
Nov 18
Bethel Park, PA, USA
TalentCare
Responsibilities Optometric Technician job responsibilities include: * Complete diagnostic testing * Contact lens insertion and removal training * Complete necessary documentation * Provide ...
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