Optician Jobs in Van Nuys, 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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Warby Parker - Los Angeles, CA (20 miles from Van Nuys, 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!...
1 day ago
America's Best - Pasadena, CA (21 miles from Van Nuys, 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....
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4 days ago America's Best
Target Optical - Inglewood, CA (16 miles from Van Nuys, 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....
4 days ago
LensCrafters - Pasadena, CA (21 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
4 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Simi Valley, CA (17 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
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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5 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
Premiere Practice Management - Gardena, CA (22 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
lens orders Teaches insertion and removal to new contact lens patients Gives instruction and reviews pricing and insurances with contact lens patients Is timely and accurate when batching out at the...
7 days ago
Positive Eye Ons - Los Angeles, CA (9 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
We are looking for an experienced Optician to come join our team! Frame styling, selling, dispensing, and amazing Optometric technology will be part of the fun! Benefits included!...
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7 days ago
Emerald Eye Center - Los Angeles, CA (20 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
Job Summary Designs, measures, fits, and adapts lenses and frames for client according to written optical prescription or specification. Hih quality of service and ability to manage optical...
8 days ago
America's Best - Santa Clarita, CA (22 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
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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9 days ago America's Best
Premiere Practice Management - Los Angeles, CA (20 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
lens orders Teaches insertion and removal to new contact lens patients Gives instruction and reviews pricing and insurances with contact lens patients Is timely and accurate when batching out at the...
18 days ago
Redondo Beach, CA (24 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
care needs Contact Lens training Ability to explains their insurance benefits Dispenses glasses and makes sure patients knows about adaptation to new prescriptions, lens types, etc....
19 days ago
United States Vision - Glendale, CA (12 miles from Van Nuys, 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...
21 days ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Glendale, CA (12 miles from Van Nuys, 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...
24 days ago
United States Vision - Thousand Oaks, CA (22 miles from Van Nuys, CA)
Job Information U.S. Vision Optical Associate in Thousand Oaks, California Overview U.S. Vision is one of the largest eyewear companies in the United States. We have been engaged in the retail...
26 days ago
Luxottica Group - Glendale, CA (12 miles from Van Nuys, 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...
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Van Nuys, CA

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Van Nuys, CA

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

$46,587

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Van Nuys, CA 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 Van Nuys, 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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