Optical Management Jobs in Chicago, IL

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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National Vision, Inc. - Chicago, IL
- The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
4 days ago
Luxottica Group - Schaumburg, IL (22 miles from Chicago, IL)
Requisition ID: 280922 Store # : 000139 LensCrafters Position: Full-Time At LensCrafters, we love eyes and we care about the people behind them. LensCrafters is the largest optical retailer in...
18 days ago
IQVIA Holdings Inc - Chicago, IL
This is an important and high-profile role within IQVIA to become a part of our passionate ophthalmology team. In the Clinical Project Manager / Sr Clinical Project Manager role you will drive the...
29 days ago
United States Vision - Bloomingdale, IL (22 miles from Chicago, IL)
In addition, he or she delivers excellence as an optical sales leader....
30+ days ago
Vision Source - Blue Island, IL (17 miles from Chicago, IL)
Office Manager Job Blue Island, IL 25351 Apply Now --> Apply Now Why Youll Love This Job Are you an effective and experienced team leader who would like to advance your managerial career within an...
30+ days ago
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago - Chicago, IL
Overview Collaborates with Director/Administrator to manage patient care operations within the Ophthalmology Division and ensure the delivery of excellent patient care. Works with leadership team...
45+ days ago

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Optical Management Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optical Engineering
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Optical Efficiency and Resolution
This course can also be taken for academic credit as ECEA 5601, part of CU Boulder's Master of Science in Electrical Engineering degree. Optical instruments are how we see the world, from...

Active Optical Devices
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Salary for Optical Management Jobs in Chicago, IL

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

$50,180

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optical Management positions.

Highest Education Level

Optical Managements in Chicago, IL offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (28.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (24.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (16.5%)
  • Some College (5.4%)
  • Master's Degree (4.9%)
  • 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 Chicago, IL
  • 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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