Optician Jobs in Trussville, AL

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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EYECARE ASSOCIATES - Birmingham, AL (15 miles from Trussville, AL)
An Optical Sales Associate is trained to dispense and fit glasses and contacts, working from the prescriptions written by optometrists....
19 hours ago
Walmart - Homewood, AL (18 miles from Trussville, AL)
Sells Optical products and services by assisting Members with purchasing decisions, measuring, adjusting, and repairing frames and lenses, completing eyewear/contact lens orders, identifying and verifying...
3 hours ago
Walmart - Homewood, AL (18 miles from Trussville, AL)
Sells Optical products and services by assisting Members with purchasing decisions, measuring, adjusting, and repairing frames and lenses, completing eyewear/contact lens orders, identifying and verifying...
10 days ago
MyEyeDr - Birmingham, AL (15 miles from Trussville, AL)
priorities in a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment Ability to multi-task and ensure patient commitments/deadlines are met Proficiency in utilization of automated equipment and systems standard to the optometry...
11 days ago
Luxottica Group - Birmingham, AL (4 miles from Trussville, AL)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
18 days ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Birmingham, AL (15 miles from Trussville, AL)
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...
25 days ago
Luxottica Group - Birmingham, AL (18 miles from Trussville, AL)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
26 days ago
University of Alabama at Birmingham - Birmingham, AL (15 miles from Trussville, AL)
OPTICIAN This position will supervise daily activities of dispensary and departmental staff involved in assisting patients in the selection, ordering and dispensing of frames and contact lenses....
45+ days ago
UAB Medicine - Birmingham, AL (15 miles from Trussville, AL)
Provides patient education in proper eye care and use of lenses. Instructs students and staff in the concepts of opticianry and ophthalmic dispensing....
45+ days ago
Birmingham - Trussville, AL
Assists in the operation of UAB Callahan Eyewear by professional dispensing of eyeglasses and frames, inventory control, including ordering procedures, and other processes related to the operation...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Trussville, AL

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Trussville, AL

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

$36,766

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Trussville, AL offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.7%)
  • Some College (5.1%)
  • 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 in Trussville, AL
  • 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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