Optical Management Jobs in Gaithersburg, 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 (12 miles from Gaithersburg, MD)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
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Blue Signal, LLC - Washington, DC (18 miles from Gaithersburg, 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...
7 days ago
National Vision - Washington, DC (18 miles from Gaithersburg, 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
Warby Parker - Columbia, MD (16 miles from Gaithersburg, 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 - Columbia, MD (16 miles from Gaithersburg, 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 (4 miles from Gaithersburg, 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 (18 miles from Gaithersburg, 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
Washington, DC (18 miles from Gaithersburg, 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 (18 miles from Gaithersburg, 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
Walmart - Sterling, VA (16 miles from Gaithersburg, MD)
Drives sales in the Vision Center by ensuring effective merchandise presentation, including accurate and competitive pricing, proper signing and in-stock and inventory levels; budgeting and...
90+ days ago
Warby Parker - Washington, DC (18 miles from Gaithersburg, 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 Gaithersburg, MD

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

$63,687

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Highest Education Level

Optical Managements in Gaithersburg, 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 Gaithersburg, 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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