Optician Jobs in California

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 - Redwood City, CA
Job Description Looking for experienced Optician or Optical Sales individuals to Join our growing Optical team as our business continues to expand....
2 days ago
Luxottica Group - Rocklin, 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....
2 days ago
Davich Optical Chain - Los Angeles, CA
As an Optician in our practice, your regular duties will include: Receive customers' prescriptions for eyeglasses or contact lenses from our Doctors of Optometry Pre-test patients and take eyewear measurements...
2 days ago
Luxottica - San Diego, CA
lenses. + Dispense quality products.....
2 days ago
Target - Inglewood, CA
PT Licensed Optician - Inglewood, CA - Target Optical Company: The Luxottica Group Location: Inglewood Posted on: May 3, 2021 Job Description: Requisition ID: 311461 Store #: 004955 Target Optical Position...
17 hours ago
The Luxottica Group - Goleta, 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....
8 hours ago
Target - Irvine, CA
Job Information Luxottica Licensed Optician- Full Time- Irvine, CA- Target Optical in Irvine, California Requisition ID: 374821 Store # : 004954 Target Optical Position: Full-Time Total Rewards: Benefits...
6 hours ago
Luxottica Group - Rancho Santa Margarita, 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....
2 days ago
San Ramon, CA
Optometry office seeking an energetic, passionate Optician to join our team part-time or full-time. Must be available to work occasional Saturdays....
2 days ago
Luxottica Group - Pleasanton, 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...
1 day ago
Foothill Eye Institute - Diamond Bar, CA
Foothill Eye Institute is a complete service eye care group, which has been serving high quality and cost effective care to patients in the San Gabriel Valley area for the last 30 years....
1 day ago
The Luxottica Group - Fullerton, 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....
1 day ago
Luxottica - Escondido, CA
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...
2 hours ago
Luxottica Group - Hesperia, 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....
2 days ago
America's Best - Chino, CA
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
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Demographic Data for California

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Optician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optician Certification Training

No matter which area of opticianry you choose, you'll be in high demand in the job market because the need for eye care professionals is constantly expanding. It may surprise you to learn that...


Optical Manager

In this online course, you will gain the skills and knowledge to prepare yourself to become an optician and prepare for the American Board of Opticianry (ABO) certificationa certification...


Salary for Optician Jobs in California

This is the average annual salary for Optician jobs in California as reported by the BLS.

$46,608

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in California offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.8%)
  • 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 California
  • 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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