Optical Management Jobs in Illinois

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 - McHenry, IL
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
2 days ago
MyEyeDr - Chicago, IL
Introduction to 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 we serve? MyEyeDr. is a...
5 hours ago
America's Best - Crestwood, IL
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
3 days ago
America's Best - Bolingbrook, IL
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
3 days ago
America's Best - Crestwood, 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....
Clarkson Eyecare - Fairview Heights, IL
lens selection, policies and procedures, and computer software Compile operational reports to gain a strong insight into the business and how to direct the team on what needs to be done to fix focus...
VisionWorks - Chicago, IL
Optical Supervisor Illinois, USA Store 847, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America Req #21453 Monday, November 29, 2021 About Us: Want to bring the care back to the vision care industry?...
5 days ago
Rosin Eyecare - Chicago, IL
Office Manager Reports To: Territory/Regional Manager Status: Exempt Compensation: Salary (with the potential for quarterly incentives) Position Overview: The Office Manager at Rosin Eyecare is...
5 days ago
Rosin Eyecare - Chicago, IL
Calling patients to confirm upcoming appointments Calling patients to notify product is ready for pick up Ordering Contacts Training patients how to insert and remove contacts Assist patients with frame...
5 days ago
America's Best - Elmhurst, IL
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
7 days ago
America's Best - Arlington Heights, 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 - Chicago, IL
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
10 days ago
Shopko Optical - Fox Lake, IL
POSITION SUMMARY: Assist the General Manager in the day to day operations of the store. Perform store functions including dispensing of eyewear, patient care, setting performance goals, and...
11 days ago
Burbank, IL
Vision Practice Manager GPAC Burbank, IL Full Time Job Details Company Overview We are searching for an energetic, patient focused, team oriented, working Medical Front Office Manager for our...
12 days ago
Luxottica Group - Schaumburg, 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...
13 days ago

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Optical Management Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Salary for Optical Management Jobs in Illinois

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

$48,568

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optical Managements in Illinois 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 Illinois
  • 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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