Optical Management Jobs in Columbia, MD

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 - Silver Spring, MD (14 miles from Columbia, MD)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
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6 hours ago National Vision
Luxottica Group - Baltimore, MD (15 miles from Columbia, MD)
Requisition ID: 289483 Store # : 005223 LensCrafters Position: Full-Time At LensCrafters, we love eyes and we care about the people behind them. LensCrafters is the largest optical retailer in...
3 days ago
Blue Signal, LLC - Washington, DC (22 miles from Columbia, MD)
Our client is a market leading telecom engineering and construction company known for their innovative OSP build approach. Due to rapid growth, they are looking to expand their construction teams...
8 days ago
Warby Parker - Towson, MD (19 miles from Columbia, MD)
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...
10 days ago
National Vision - Washington, DC (22 miles from Columbia, MD)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
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10 days ago National Vision
Katzen Eye Group - Lutherville/Towson - Lutherville Timonium, MD (20 miles from Columbia, MD)
Demonstrate exceptional product knowledge and accurately describe the features and benefits of lenses, frames, and contact lenses....
13 days ago
Warby Parker - Columbia, MD
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...
14 days ago
Warby Parker - Towson, MD (19 miles from Columbia, MD)
Warby Parker is searching for an Optical Supervisor to join our growing team of in-house optical professionals. In this role, youll rely on your optical prowess, friendly demeanor, and product...
14 days ago
Warby Parker - Columbia, MD
Warby Parker is searching for an Optical Supervisor to join our growing team of in-house optical professionals. In this role, youll rely on your optical prowess, friendly demeanor, and product...
14 days ago
EMMES - Rockville, MD (16 miles from Columbia, MD)
The Emmes Company, LLC ("Emmes") is searching for a Clinical Study Manager based out of our Rockville, Maryland or Frederick, Maryland office. Emmes provides flexibility for the office location or...
17 days ago
VisionWorks - Washington, DC (22 miles from Columbia, MD)
Responsible for pre-test training, associate operations and patient social distance 13. Maintain Order management functions using ship to home 100% 14....
30+ days ago
Walman Optical Company - Baltimore, MD (15 miles from Columbia, MD)
The Walman Optical Company is a successful, diversified, employee-owned business serving the ophthalmic community since 1915. We are a family of optical companies with a 100-year history of...
30+ days ago
Washington, DC (22 miles from Columbia, MD)
Electrical Engineering Manager Electro-Optical Systems LOCATION: Northern Virginia COMPANY INFORMATION: This position will work with a company that develops commercial and military electro-optical...
30+ days ago
Warby Parker - Washington, DC (22 miles from Columbia, MD)
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...
90+ days ago
Warby Parker - Washington, DC (22 miles from Columbia, MD)
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...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Optical Management Jobs in Columbia, MD

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

$51,246

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optical Management positions.

Highest Education Level

Optical Managements in Columbia, MD offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (28.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (24.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (16.4%)
  • 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 Columbia, MD
  • 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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