Optical Management Jobs in Connecticut

The optical manager presides over an eye care center or retail establishment. More often than not, these professionals begin their careers as opticians and earn promotions to management, where their job description includes overseeing the office/store’s day-to-day business operations and supervising staff members.

The median salary for optical management personnel is $43,452 according to Payscale. The Bureau of Labor Statistics anticipates job growth for dispensing opticians to be at least 15% through 2026, which will generate a similar increase in management opportunities.

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America's Best - Norwalk, CT
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible. National Vision, Inc. (NVI) is one of the largest optical retailers in the United States....
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America's Best - Danbury, CT
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
6 days ago
America's Best - Norwalk, CT
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
7 days ago
Warby Parker - Norwalk, CT
Warby Parker is seeking a service-oriented Sales Manager to support a team of exceptional Retail Advisors in creating the best possible glasses-shopping experiences. As a Sales Manager, you'll...
14 days ago
ASML - Wilton, CT
In a nutshell Location Wilton - CT, US Team Manufacturing Experience 8+ years Degree Bachelor Job Category Other job categories Introduction ASML US brings together the most creative minds in...
14 days ago
Warby Parker - Norwalk, CT
Warby Parker is on the lookout for a highly skilled Optical Manager to join our growing in-house Optical team. In this role, youll use your professional skill set and product expertise to create...
15 days ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Norwalk, CT
Requisition ID: 335103 Store # : 00E611 LensCrafters Position: Full-Time Total Rewards: Benefits/Incentive Information At LensCrafters, we love eyes and we care about the people behind them....
16 days ago
America's Best - Manchester, CT
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
19 days ago
Northrop Grumman - East Hartford, CT
Job Information Northrop Grumman R&D Manager - Optics and Photonics in East Hartford, Connecticut Adaptive Optics Associates - Xinetics (AOA Xinetics), a wholly-owned Northrop Grumman Space...
21 days ago
Northrop Grumman - East Hartford, CT
Adaptive Optics Associates - Xinetics (AOA Xinetics), a wholly-owned Northrop Grumman Space Systems, Payload and Ground Systems Division Business Venture, has an exciting opportunity for a R&D...
25 days ago
United States Vision - Milford, CT
Overview U.S. Vision is one of the largest eyewear companies in the United States. We have been engaged in the retail optical business since 1967. We are the second largest independent operator of...
25 days ago
United States Vision - Farmington, CT
Overview U.S. Vision is one of the largest eyewear companies in the United States. We have been engaged in the retail optical business since 1967. We are the second largest independent operator of...
25 days ago
Northrop Grumman - Hartford, CT
Adaptive Optics Associates – Xinetics (AOA Xinetics), a wholly-owned Northrop Grumman Space Systems, Payload and Ground Systems Division Business Venture, has an exciting opportunity for a R&D...
26 days ago
IDOC - Norwalk, CT
About the Company For the past twenty plus years, IDOC has remained committed to the success of independent optometrists, and today has emerged as a leading alliance of private optometric practice...
26 days ago
BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc. - West Hartford, CT
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
27 days ago

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Optical Management Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Salary for Optical Management Jobs in Connecticut

This is the average annual salary for Optical Management jobs in Connecticut as reported by the BLS.

$68,874

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Highest Education Level

Optical Managements in Connecticut offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (27.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.9%)
  • Some College (5.2%)
  • Master's Degree (5.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.3%)
  • Some High School (0.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Optical Managements in Connecticut
  • 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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