Optical Management Jobs in Gastonia, NC

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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Charlotte, NC (22 miles from Gastonia, NC)
Monday - Friday 8am-5pm Top needs: Extensive knowledge with Microsoft Office products: Excel, Word, Outlook Working knowledge of fiber optic testing procedures Strong organizational, written and...
12 hours ago
VisionWorks - Charlotte, NC (22 miles from Gastonia, NC)
Responsible for pre-test training, associate operations and patient social distance 13. Maintain Order management functions using ship to home 100% 14....
7 hours ago
National Vision Incorporated - Charlotte, NC (22 miles from Gastonia, NC)
The Suitable Talent* Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
23 days ago
National Vision - Charlotte, NC (22 miles from Gastonia, NC)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
26 days ago
The Luxottica Group - Gastonia, NC
Requisition ID: 248046 Store #: 000369 LensCrafters Position:Full-Time At LensCrafters, we love eyes and we care about the people behind them. LensCrafters is the largest optical retailer in North...
30+ days ago

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Optical Management Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optical Engineering
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Optical Efficiency and Resolution
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Active Optical Devices
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Salary for Optical Management Jobs in Gastonia, NC

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

$56,589

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Highest Education Level

Optical Managements in Gastonia, NC 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 Gastonia, NC
  • 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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