Optical Management Jobs in South Dakota

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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Shopko Optical - Aberdeen, SD
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...
20 days ago
IQVIA Holdings Inc - Irene, SD
This is an important and high-profile role within IQVIA to become a part of our passionate ophthalmology team. In the Clinical Project Manager / Sr Clinical Project Manager role you will drive the...
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for South Dakota

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Optical Management Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Optical Efficiency and Resolution
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Salary for Optical Management Jobs in South Dakota

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

$39,637

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optical Management positions.

Highest Education Level

Optical Managements in South Dakota 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 South Dakota
  • 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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