Optician Jobs

Opticians are eye care specialists trained to design, verify, and fit eyeglass lenses and frames, contact lenses, and other devices to correct eyesight. The job description of a dispensing optician can span clinical duties as well as administrative, sales, and customer service responsibilities.

The median salary for an optician is $35,530, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects much faster than average job growth at 15%+ through 2026.

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MyEyeDr - Dayton, OH
We are offering a $500 Signing Bonus! Clearly, a career worth looking into. MyEyeDr. is a high-growth, premier healthcare company: a total vision care concept with a unique retail experience. We...
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MyEyeDr - Mechanicsburg, PA
Eyewear Consultant / Sales Associate Clearly, a career worth looking into. MyEyeDr. is a high-growth, premier healthcare company: a total vision care concept with a unique retail experience. We...
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MyEyeDr - Cockeysville, MD
Eyewear Consultant / Sales Associate Clearly, a career worth looking into. MyEyeDr. is a high-growth, premier healthcare company: a total vision care concept with a unique retail experience. We...
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MyEyeDr - New Hope, PA
Eyewear Consultant / Sales Associate Clearly, a career worth looking into. MyEyeDr. is a high-growth, premier healthcare company: a total vision care concept with a unique retail experience. We...
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Luxottica Group - Florence, KY
GENERAL FUNCTION The Apprentice Optician creates exceptional value in the lives of customers by delivering the LensCrafters Experience....
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Luxottica Group - Urbandale, IA
Dispenses contact lenses. Dispense quality products....
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My Vision - Center Valley, PA
What Youll Do: As an optician in our practice, your regular duties will include : Receive our customers' prescriptions for eyeglasses or contact lenses from our Doctors of Optometry, Pre-test patients...
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Stanton Optical - Ridgeland, MS
Overview Do you love encouraging others to achieve their goals? Do you have a passion to drive results and coach a team to follow in your footsteps? As a Stanton Optical/My Eyelab Sales Manager...
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National Vision - Tacoma, WA
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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America's Best - Mayfield Heights, OH
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers. Perform insertion and removal training of contact lenses to customers. Educate clients on proper eyeglass and contact lens care....
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Roswell Eye Clinic - Roswell, GA
High volume, six doctor, private Optometry practice seeking motivated optician. We have been in business since 1979!...
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Lenscrafters Incorporated - Albany, NY
GENERAL FUNCTION The Apprentice Optician creates exceptional value in the lives of customers by delivering the LensCrafters Experience....
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Lenscrafters Incorporated - Roseville, CA
customer service skills: communicator, listener & team builder Knowledge of current store merchandise Strong basic math skills Awareness of current fashion trends Selling skills ability to use & carry an iPAD...
3 days ago
Clear Vision Optical - Oakland, CA
Job Information Clear Vision Optical Outside Optical Sales Consultant - Designer Eyewear (Oakland, CA - East Bay) in Oakland, California Outside Sales Consultant Designer Eyewear ClearVision Optical...
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America's Best - Brick, NJ
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers, as permitted by state law. Perform insertion and removal training of contact lenses to customers, as permitted by state law....
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Optician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Certifiable Optician 101
This course supports the first eight chapters of the book, "Certifiable Optician". Topics addressed are:Metric system and conversions,basic physics of light,mirrors, flat, convex and...

Optician Certification Training

No matter which area of opticianry you choose, you'll be in high demand in the job market because the need for eye care professionals is constantly expanding. It may surprise you to learn that...


Optical Manager

In this online course, you will gain a comprehensive understanding of how to become an optician and prepare for the Basic American Board of Opticianry (ABO) exams. This includes the NOCE...


Salary for Optician Jobs in Ashburn, VA

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

$53,399

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (18.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.6%)
  • Some College (5.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.1%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Opticians
  • 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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