Optician Jobs in Torrance, 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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Luxottica Group - Cerritos, CA (14 miles from Torrance, CA)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician fills ophthalmic eyeglass prescriptions and fits and adapts lenses and frames....
1 day ago
South Bay Optometry - Torrance, CA (2 miles from Torrance, CA)
Knowledge and experience with contact lenses, training insertion and removal and ordering from vendors. This is a full time position with health and retirement benefits....
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7 hours ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Cerritos, CA (13 miles from Torrance, CA)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician fills ophthalmic eyeglass prescriptions and fits and adapts lenses and frames....
18 hours ago
Marina del Rey, CA (12 miles from Torrance, CA)
Armin Modo Optometry...
2 days ago
La Palma, CA (15 miles from Torrance, CA)
Experience as an Optician, Assistant, Technician dispensing contact lenses and glasses. Preferred: Associates or Bachelors Degree....
11 hours ago
Luxottica Group - Fullerton, CA (24 miles from Torrance, CA)
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....
3 days ago
Luxottica Group - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Torrance, CA)
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....
3 days ago
Luxottica Group - Santa Monica, CA (16 miles from Torrance, CA)
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...
3 days ago
Luxottica Group - Fullerton, CA (24 miles from Torrance, CA)
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....
3 days ago
Luxottica Group - Culver City, CA (12 miles from Torrance, CA)
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....
3 days ago
Luxottica Group - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Torrance, CA)
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....
3 days ago
America's Best - Long Beach, CA (3 miles from Torrance, CA)
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
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3 days ago
America's Best - Hawthorne, CA (6 miles from Torrance, CA)
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....
4 days ago
So Cal Eye - Long Beach, CA (3 miles from Torrance, CA)
lenses, spectacles, sunglasses, and other goods related to eyes in general to achieve sales goals and quotas as determined by the Practice Manage inventory of frames and contact lenses to ensure optimum...
4 days ago
Warby Parker - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Torrance, CA)
Warby Parker is searching for skilled and enthusiastic Opticians to join our growing team of in-house optical all-stars and play an integral part in what we're all abouthelping people see!...
4 days ago

Demographic Data for Torrance, CA

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Torrance, CA

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

$46,587

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Torrance, 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 Torrance, 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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