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Optometric Technician Schools in North Carolina

8 students earned Optometric Technician/Assistant degrees in North Carolina in the 2020-2021 year.

Education Levels of Optometric Technician Majors in North Carolina

Optometric Technician/Assistant majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 8
Award Taking 12 Weeks to 1 Year 8
Award Taking Less 12 Weeks 8

Gender Distribution

In North Carolina, a optometric technician/assistant major is more popular with women than with men.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of optometric technician/assistant majors in North Carolina is as follows:

  • Asian: 25.0%
  • Black or African American: 12.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 12.5%
  • White: 25.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 25.0%

Jobs for Optometric Technician Grads in North Carolina

2,550 people in the state and 52,890 in the nation are employed in jobs related to optometric technician/assistant.


Wages for Optometric Technician Jobs in North Carolina

A typical salary for a optometric technician/assistant grad in the state is $36,030, compared to a typical salary of $38,220 nationwide.


Optometric Technician Careers in NC

Some of the careers optometric technician/assistant majors go into include:

Job Title NC Job Growth NC Median Salary
Ophthalmic Medical Technicians 19% $35,440

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to optometric technician/assistant.

Major Annual Graduates in NC
Ophthalmic Dispensing Optician 10
Ophthalmic Technician 5

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