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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Grove City, PA
Optical Assistant Specialized Staffing & Industry Recruiters Application Attachments: Please include your resume and up to two additional documents. Add File The application opened in a new tab....
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VisionWorks - Brookline, MA
Optical Assistant Store 1158, Washington Square, Brookline, Massachusetts, United States of America Req #17764 Thursday, May 6, 2021 Summary: To act as a liaison between our customers and...
5 hours ago
America's Best - Center Line, MI
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
2 days ago
America's Best - Indianapolis, IN
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
2 days ago
America's Best - Schererville, IN
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
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National Vision Incorporated - Rockford, IL
. * Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. * Perform exam pre-screening. * Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
5 hours ago
Foothill Eye Institute - Diamond Bar, CA
Foothill Eye Institute is a complete service eye care group, which has been serving high quality and cost effective care to patients in the San Gabriel Valley area for the last 30 years....
1 day ago
National Vision - Hendersonville, TN
Ensure equipment, both Doctor's and pre-test, is properly maintained....
12 hours ago
Luxottica Group - Champlin, MN
Requisition ID: 378704 Store # : 002093 Target Optical Position: Full-Time Total Rewards: Benefits/Incentive Information At Target Optical, we help people see and look great and have a blast doing...
1 day ago
Coshocton County - Dresden, OH
Responsibilities include: *Checking patients in and out *Dispensing eye ware *Assisting patients with frame selection *Maintain the office space (spot clean) Please submit a resume and completed application...
2 days ago
National Vision - Sterling Heights, MI
. * Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. * Perform exam pre-screening. * Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
22 hours ago
America's Best - North Canton, OH
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
2 days ago
America's Best - Rochester Hills, MI
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
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America's Best - Shakopee, MN
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
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Nationwide Vision - Casa Grande, AZ
The Assistant Optical Manager performs all the duties required of a dispensing optician, in addition to managerial duties. This\u003cbr\u003eposition is responsible for interacting with customers,...
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Salary for Optical Office Staff Jobs in Ashburn, VA

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

$45,561

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 (32.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (22.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (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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