Optician Jobs in Walnut Creek, 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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Emerging Vision - San Francisco, CA (19 miles from Walnut Creek, CA)
We are looking for energetic and motivated individual with optical experience to join our Optical team as a Store manager/Optician on a full time basis!...
14 hours ago
Daly City, CA (23 miles from Walnut Creek, CA)
Apply for Looksie Optometrys Optician position today! Apply online today at ......
2 days ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - San Mateo, CA (24 miles from Walnut Creek, 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...
moments ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Pleasanton, CA (19 miles from Walnut Creek, CA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
Direct Apply

6 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
Site for Sore Eyes - Walnut Creek, CA (2 miles from Walnut Creek, CA)
Part Time/Full Time optician or lab. tech positions are available at Site for Sore Eyes optical store in Walnut Creek, CA....
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6 days ago Site for Sore Eyes
Warby Parker - Berkeley, CA (10 miles from Walnut Creek, 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 were all abouthelping people see!...
9 days ago
Luxottica Group - San Francisco, CA (19 miles from Walnut Creek, CA)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician fills ophthalmic eyeglass prescriptions and fits and adapts lenses and frames....
10 days ago
America's Best - Pleasant Hill, CA (5 miles from Walnut Creek, 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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11 days ago America's Best
Warby Parker - Berkeley, CA (10 miles from Walnut Creek, 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 were all abouthelping people see!...
13 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - San Leandro, CA (11 miles from Walnut Creek, CA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
14 days ago
Warby Parker - San Francisco, CA (19 miles from Walnut Creek, 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 were all abouthelping people see!...
16 days ago
Vision Associates - Oakland, CA (10 miles from Walnut Creek, CA)
If you combine solid customer service skills and some experience in retail and/or optical, with a positive attitude, attention to detail, and the motivation to learn and grow professionally, the Optician...
18 days ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Hayward, CA (13 miles from Walnut Creek, 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...
18 days ago
Luxottica Group - Hayward, CA (16 miles from Walnut Creek, 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...
20 days ago
Luxottica Group - San Francisco, CA (19 miles from Walnut Creek, CA)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician assists in leading the Luxury Retail stores to success by building and maintaining a strong client following....
20 days ago

Demographic Data for Walnut Creek, CA

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Walnut Creek, CA

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

$57,661

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Walnut Creek, 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 Walnut Creek, 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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