Optician Jobs in Santa Clara, 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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America's Best - San Jose, CA (3 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
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Emerging Vision - San Jose, CA (3 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
Looking for experienced motivated optical sales and/or optician - We are open to training New Opticians as well for our Capitola Office....
12 days ago
Emerging Vision - San Jose, CA (3 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
Looking for experienced Optician or Optical Sales individuals to Join our growing Optical team as our business continues to expand....
12 days ago
Campbell, CA (5 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
glasses and contact lenses, etc)....
15 days ago
San Jose, CA (3 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
Eyeglass sales (South San Jose) Do you like to sell prescription eyewear? Do you have experience doing so? Are you licensed? We are looking for people who are both licensed and unlicensed. We are...
20 days ago
CVS Health - Santa Clara, 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....
25 days ago
LensCrafters - Santa Clara, CA
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician creates exceptional value in the lives of customers by delivering Signature Customer Experiences....
30+ days ago
Emerging Vision - San Jose, CA (3 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
Certified Optician Emerging Vision San Jose, CA Looking for experienced Optician or Optical Sales individuals to Join our growing Optical team as our business continues to expand....
30+ days ago
VSP - San Jose, CA (3 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
VSP Global is comprised of five complementary businesses that combine high-quality eye care insurance, high-fashion eyewear, customized lenses, ophthalmic technology and retail solutions, with employees...
30+ days ago
Emerging Vision - Los Gatos, CA (8 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
Optician/ Sales Associate If you are an Optician/Optical/Sales looking for a great opportunity to work with a fun team in a friendly, non-corporate environment....this could be for you!...
30+ days ago
Emerging Vision - Redwood City, CA (17 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
Job Description Looking for experienced Optician or Optical Sales individuals to Join our growing Optical team as our business continues to expand....
30+ days ago
Emerging Vision - Los Gatos, CA (8 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
This position are designed to educate and assist patients in selecting their contacts, lenses and frames....
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Santa Clara, CA

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Santa Clara, CA

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

$46,543

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Santa Clara, CA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.4%)
  • 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 (3.1%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Opticians in Santa Clara, 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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