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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National Vision - Kingsport, TN
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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National Vision - Savannah, GA
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
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VisionWorks - Colorado Springs, CO
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 431, 1315 N Academy Blvd, Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States of America Req #14215 Tuesday, October 20, 2020 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services...
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Luxottica Group - Richmond, VA
The Licensed Optician lives out the Target Optical Way by embracing the Mindsets: People Focused, Collaborative, Accountable to Results, Think Differently and Simple, Fun and In Style....
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Luxottica Group - Jacksonville, FL
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...
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Luxottica Group - Cincinnati, OH
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...
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National Vision - Columbus, OH
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
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National Vision - Pico Rivera, CA
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible. National Vision, Inc. (NVI) is one of the largest optical retailers in the United States....
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1 day ago National Vision
National Vision - Chula Vista, CA
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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1 day ago National Vision
Luxottica Group - Tukwila, WA
We look for employees who are creative, energetic, wide-eyed & people focused looking for exciting opportunities in eye care or retail....
18 hours ago
Luxottica Group - Avon, OH
The Licensed Optician lives out the Target Optical Way by embracing the Mindsets: People Focused, Collaborative, Accountable to Results, Think Differently and Simple, Fun and In Style....
18 hours ago
Colleyville Vision Associates - Colleyville, TX
or in the Optical industry A general understanding of Optician and Optical Sales best practices Must have great time-management skills Benefits Competitive salary 401K offered after 1 year Paid holidays...
20 hours ago
Luxottica Group - Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Requisition ID: [[222561]] Store # : [[0683]] Position: [[Licensed Optician]] At LensCrafters, we love eyes and we care about the people behind them....
2 days ago
Eye Care Solutions - Sandy, UT
Job Information EYE CARE SOLUTIONS OPTICIAN in SANDY, Utah Optician:, Helping patients with their eye care needs: Frame and lens selection, Contact lens instruction, inventory management, insurance...
2 days ago
United States Vision - Aurora, IL
Overview U.S. Vision is one of the largest eyewear companies in the United States. We have been engaged in the retail optical business since 1967. We are the second largest independent operator of...
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Optician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optometry Skills for Success
For optometry students, pre-registration and novice optometrists (and those returning to work), junior eye doctors, dispensing opticians and orthoptists preparing for refraction exams, contact...

Optical Manager

In this online course, you will gain the skills and knowledge to prepare yourself to become an optician and prepare for the American Board of Opticianry (ABO) certification—a certification...


Diploma in Optometry
Optometry is a health care profession that involves examining the eyes and applicable visual systems for defects or abnormalities as well as the correction of refractive error with glasses or...

Salary for Optician Jobs in Canoga Park, CA

This is the average annual salary for Optician jobs in Canoga Park, CA as reported by the BLS.

$46,587

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (31.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (22.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.9%)
  • Some College (5.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.0%)
  • 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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