Optician Jobs in Bristol, CT

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 - Farmington, CT (6 miles from Bristol, CT)
At LensCrafters, we feel the world deserves a thoughtful and caring partner who understands that true vision care is a synergy of trusted eye care and exceptional eyewear....
2 days ago
America's Best - Wallingford, CT (16 miles from Bristol, CT)
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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20 hours ago America's Best
Vision Center by Walmart - Naugatuck, CT (14 miles from Bristol, CT)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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4 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
America's Best - Waterbury, CT (10 miles from Bristol, CT)
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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5 days ago America's Best
BJ's Wholesale Club - North Haven, CT (21 miles from Bristol, CT)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
8 days ago
Luxottica Group - Manchester, CT (22 miles from Bristol, CT)
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...
15 days ago
America's Best - Waterbury, CT (10 miles from Bristol, CT)
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....
19 days ago
America's Best - Wallingford, CT (16 miles from Bristol, CT)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
19 days ago
Target - New Britain, CT (8 miles from Bristol, CT)
Job Information Luxottica FT Licensed Optician - New Britain, CT - Target Optical in New Britain, Connecticut Requisition ID: 315821 Store # : 001948 Target Optical Position: Full-Time Total Rewards...
23 days ago
AMETEK - Middlefield, CT (16 miles from Bristol, CT)
Performs optical fabrication processes, including but not limited to coring, sawing, curve generating, plano generating, beveling, blocking, grinding, polishing, MRF operation, testing, cleaning,...
25 days ago
Luxottica Group - New Britain, CT (8 miles from Bristol, CT)
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....
27 days ago
RIP CURL / SD EYES - Hartford, CT (16 miles from Bristol, CT)
Optical sales experience to independent ECP'S and a strong following is preferable. We offer high commission, a terrific portfolio and the ability to carry other non competitive lines....
30+ days ago
Primary Eye Care Center - Bloomfield, CT (15 miles from Bristol, CT)
Seeking a licensed contact lens fitter for busy ophthalmologist practice. Experience in scleral lenses preferred. Willing to train the right person. Salary commensurable with experience....
30+ days ago
Target Optical - New Britain, CT (8 miles from Bristol, CT)
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....
45+ days ago
LensCrafters - Waterbury, CT (10 miles from Bristol, CT)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Bristol, CT

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Bristol, CT

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

$57,748

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Bristol, CT offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.5%)
  • 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 (3.0%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Opticians in Bristol, CT
  • 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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