An Optometrist Technician earns an average wage of $11.08 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.
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$18,171 - $31,395
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 130
Job Description for Optometrist Technician
Take patient history and perform preliminary examination of patient.
Assist Optometrist with examinations and maintain patient charts.
Explain eye exercises to patients, and may monitor vision therapy.
Fit and dispense glasses and contact lens for patients.