Optician Jobs in Alhambra, CA

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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CVS Health - Lakewood, CA (16 miles from Alhambra, CA)
sales Education * High School Graduate or equivalent Business Overview At CVS Health, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health....
11 hours ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Covina, CA (13 miles from Alhambra, CA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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1 day ago Vision Center by Walmart
CVS Health - Carson, CA (19 miles from Alhambra, CA)
sales Education * High School Graduate or equivalent Business Overview At CVS Health, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health....
2 days ago
Orbit Staffing - Santa Monica, CA (21 miles from Alhambra, CA)
Lead Optician(s): Private Practice Optometry Full time: Santa Monica, CA We value our staff, patients and retaining long standing relationships with in the community receiving a high level of referrals...
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13 hours ago Orbit Staffing
CVS Health - Lakewood, CA (16 miles from Alhambra, CA)
sales Education * High School Graduate or equivalent Business Overview At CVS Health, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health....
1 day ago
San Gabriel, CA (2 miles from Alhambra, CA)
Candidates must be somewhat experienced, energetic, have a positive attitude, cheery disposition, is a self-starter, have knowledge of eye care, friendly, and engaged in their work....
3 days ago
Brinley & Soltanmorad Optometry, Inc - Long Beach, CA (19 miles from Alhambra, CA)
Have an eye for style? Want to make a daily difference in helping others see and look their best? Become a part of our well-established private practice in exciting downtown Long Beach and find...
3 days ago
Orbit Staffing - Bellflower, CA 90706, CA (13 miles from Alhambra, CA)
Optician: Private Practice Optometry, Full time Bellflower, CA Pay range $20-25 depending on performance and experience....
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3 days ago Orbit Staffing
Eye Group - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Alhambra, CA)
optometry practice in Hollywood....
5 days ago
National Vision - Panorama City, CA (20 miles from Alhambra, CA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
7 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Duarte, CA (9 miles from Alhambra, CA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
7 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Duarte, CA (9 miles from Alhambra, CA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
Direct Apply

7 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
CVS Health - Alhambra, CA
Sales Education * High School Graduate or equivalent Business Overview At CVS Health, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health....
7 days ago
United States Vision - Brea, CA (18 miles from Alhambra, CA)
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...
8 days ago
Target - Fullerton, CA (20 miles from Alhambra, CA)
Job Information Luxottica Target Optical - Sales Associate in West Fullerton, California Requisition ID: 308466 Store # : 002044 Target Optical Position: Part-Time At Target Optical, we help people...
8 days ago

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Alhambra, CA

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

$46,587

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Alhambra, CA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.7%)
  • 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 Alhambra, CA
  • 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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