Optical Office Staff Jobs

These eye care specialists handle clinical and administrative tasks in an optometry office. An optical office staff member's job description may include greeting patients, answering phones, handling correspondence, managing patient records, scheduling appointments, assisting with vision tests, and teaching patients how to use and care for glasses and contact lenses.

The median salary for an optical office staff member is $30,492 according to Payscale, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects faster than average job growth for medical assistants in general at 15%+ through 2026.

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Gary Voight Dispensing Optician, Gary - Klamath Falls, OR
Part-Time Receptionist/Optical Assistant.Submit resumes to Gary Voight, 1000 Pine St, Klamath Falls, OR 97601
2 days ago
Sarasota, FL
Part time Front Desk Optometry Office Monday and Thursday 8:00-5:30 18 hrs per week We are looking for an upbeat person who would like stable part-time employment. Successful candidates must be...
16 hours ago
Visionworks - Lancaster, PA
JOB DESCRIPTION Summary: To act as a liaison between our customers and professional staff to provide maximum efficiency in accordance with standard operating procedures. Essential...
3 days ago
San Diego Eye Clinic - San Diego, CA
This is an opportunity to get involved in a growing eye care practice from ground up, while serving the community. Staff with experience in medical or eye care are encouraged to apply....
1 day ago
Henry Ford Hospital - Clinton, MI
repair them Process remake orders and properly apply vision insurance coverage Responsible for neutralizing and verifying the spectacle prescription in the eyewear through the use of auto and manual lensometry...
4 days ago
Henry Ford Hospital - Troy, MI
repair them Process remake orders and properly apply vision insurance coverage Responsible for neutralizing and verifying the spectacle prescription in the eyewear through the use of auto and manual lensometry...
4 days ago
Premise Health - Greer, SC
We have an opening for a Full-Time Receptionist to work at our employer health center located in Greer, SC! Premise Health is a leading worksite health and patient engagement company dedicated to...
5 days ago
VisionWorks - Malden, MA
Full Time zzRetail Optical Assistant Store 1180, Town Line Plaza, Malden, Massachusetts, United States of America Req #15062 Tuesday, November 24, 2020 Summary: To act as a liaison between our...
5 days ago
VisionWorks - Millbury, MA
OD Tech Optical Assistant Store 1262, The Shoppes at Blackstone Valley, Millbury, Massachusetts, United States of America Req #15057 Tuesday, November 24, 2020 Summary: To act as a liaison between...
5 days ago
VisionWorks - Cranston, RI
Part Time zzRetail Optical Assistant Store 1188, Marshall's Shopping Center, Cranston, Rhode Island, United States of America Req #15063 Tuesday, November 24, 2020 Summary: To act as a liaison...
5 days ago
VisionWorks - Shrewsbury, MA
OD Tech Optical Assistant Store 1290, Lakeway Commons, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, United States of America Req #15059 Tuesday, November 24, 2020 Summary: To act as a liaison between our customers...
5 days ago
Sammamish, WA
Front Office Medical Receptionist - NEW LOCATION in SAMMAMISH Vision and Medical Eye Care practice is looking to add two new members to the team!...
6 days ago
Premise Health Inc. - Greer, SC
We have an opening for a Full-Time Receptionist to work at our employer health center located in Greer, SC! Premise Health is a leading worksite health and patient engagement company dedicated to...
6 days ago
Sunset City Eyewear - North Babylon, NY 11703, NY
Assisting customers with frame selections. Working with patients in vision therapy, and educating patients on proper eye and contact lens care....
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6 days ago
Scottsdale, AZ
Pay is based on experience and is renegotiated after 90 day probationary period at which time employee will qualify for commission on contact lens sales and profit sharing....
7 days ago

Optical Office Staff Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optical Engineering
The courses in this specialization can also be taken for academic credit as ECEA 5600-5602, part of CU Boulder's Master of Science in Electrical Engineering degree. Enroll here. Optical...

Optical Efficiency and Resolution
This course can also be taken for academic credit as ECEA 5601, part of CU Boulder's Master of Science in Electrical Engineering degree. Optical instruments are how we see the world, from...

Active Optical Devices
The courses in this specialization can also be taken for academic credit as ECEA 5605-5607, part of CU Boulder's Master of Science in Electrical Engineering degree. Enroll here. This Active...

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Salary for Optical Office Staff Jobs in Washington

This is the average annual salary for Optical Office Staff jobs in Washington as reported by the BLS.

$41,618

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optical Office Staff positions.

Highest Education Level

Optical Office Staffs offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (33.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (21.7%)
  • Vocational or Certification (16.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.0%)
  • Doctorate Degree (5.4%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • Master's Degree (3.2%)
  • Some High School (1.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Optical Office Staffs
  • 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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