Optical Management Jobs in Elgin, 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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America's Best - Arlington Heights, IL (14 miles from Elgin, IL)
Company Description At National Vision, we believe everyone deserves to see their best to live their best. We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
America's Best - Elmhurst, IL (17 miles from Elgin, IL)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
18 hours ago
Luxottica Group - Schaumburg, IL (10 miles from Elgin, IL)
Requisition ID: 528423 Store # : 000139 LensCrafters Position: Full-Time Total Rewards: Benefits/Incentive Information At LensCrafters, we're passionate about bringing people better sight. And it...
7 days ago
America's Best - Wheaton, IL (12 miles from Elgin, IL)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
7 days ago
Warby Parker - Oak Brook, IL (21 miles from Elgin, IL)
inventory databases, and business operations Foster and support a productive, positive employee culture in your store Who you are: A licensed dispensing optician in states that require a license (or an ABO-certified...
8 days ago
AMETEK, Inc - Mt Prospect, IL (16 miles from Elgin, IL)
Established in 1886, Taylor Hobson is an acknowledged global leader in the design & manufacture of high precision surface texture & form measuring instrument based in the UK. The instruments are...
8 days ago
Luxottica Group - River Forest, IL (22 miles from Elgin, IL)
Requisition ID: 526291 Store # : 005389 LensCrafters Position: Full-Time Total Rewards: Benefits/Incentive Information At LensCrafters, we're passionate about bringing people better sight. And it...
9 days ago
America's Best - Niles, IL (21 miles from Elgin, IL)
Company Description At National Vision, we believe everyone deserves to see their best to live their best. We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
America's Best - Oswego, IL (24 miles from Elgin, IL)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
14 days ago
Luxottica Group - Oak Brook, IL (21 miles from Elgin, IL)
Requisition ID: 517222 Store # : 000686 LensCrafters Position: Full-Time Total Rewards: Benefits/Incentive Information At LensCrafters, we're passionate about bringing people better sight. And it...
18 days ago
National Vision - Wheaton, IL (12 miles from Elgin, IL)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
30+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Arlington Heights, IL (14 miles from Elgin, IL)
Requisition ID: 518261 Store # : 000011 LensCrafters Position: Full-Time Total Rewards: Benefits/Incentive Information At LensCrafters, we're passionate about bringing people better sight. And it...
30+ days ago
America's Best - Libertyville, IL (23 miles from Elgin, IL)
Company Description At National Vision, we believe everyone deserves to see their best to live their best. We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
45+ days ago
VisionWorks - Lombard, IL (14 miles from Elgin, IL)
Train and develop staff on all pre-test equipment standard as business demands. 10. Embrace and promote Company Culture and Code of Business Conduct....
45+ days ago
MyEyeDr - Naperville, IL (17 miles from Elgin, IL)
About MyEyeDr. How do you see yourself today? Are you looking for that unique opportunity where you can make a difference in the lives of the patients you serve on a daily basis? MyEyeDr. is a...
90+ days ago

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Optical Management Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optical Engineering
The courses in this specialization can also be taken for academic credit as ECEA 5600-5602, part of CU Boulder's Master of Science in Electrical Engineering degree. Enroll here.\n\nOptical...

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
The courses in this specialization can also be taken for academic credit as ECEA 5605-5607, part of CU Boulder's Master of Science in Electrical Engineering degree. Enroll here.\n\nThis Active...

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Salary for Optical Management Jobs in Elgin, IL

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

$50,180

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Highest Education Level

Optical Managements in Elgin, IL offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (26.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (25.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (18.4%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (15.8%)
  • Some College (5.3%)
  • Master's Degree (5.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.2%)
  • Some High School (0.6%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Optical Managements in Elgin, 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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