Optician Jobs in Tucson, AZ

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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Nationwide Vision - Tucson, AZ
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20 hours ago
Aeg Vision - Tucson, AZ
Sells miscellaneous products such as cleaners, contact lens supply, sunglasses, safety glasses, etc. Report this job Estimated Salary 16.56 - 22.67 /hour Optician What is this?...
6 days ago
America's Best - Tucson, AZ
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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America's Best - Tucson, AZ
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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12 days ago America's Best
Tucson, AZ
Optical Sales/Assistant (NW Tucson) ( google map ) compensation: TBD employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post Multi-specialty office seeking friendly, eager to learn, and responsible team...
15 days ago
Luxottica Group - Tucson, AZ
Requisition ID: 295147 Store # : 004118 Target Optical Position: Casual Part-Time At Target Optical, we help people see and look great and have a blast doing it! We make caring for peoples vision...
30+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Tucson, AZ (14 miles from Tucson, AZ)
Requisition ID: 289721 Store # : 007462 Target Optical Position: Part-Time At Target Optical, we help people see and look great and have a blast doing it! We make caring for peoples vision fun. We...
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Tucson, AZ

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Tucson, AZ

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

$40,177

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Tucson, AZ offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.8%)
  • 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 in Tucson, AZ
  • 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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