Optician Jobs in Middlefield, 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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America's Best - Waterbury, CT (17 miles from Middlefield, 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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19 hours ago America's Best
Vision Center by Walmart - Naugatuck, CT (17 miles from Middlefield, CT)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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13 hours ago Vision Center by Walmart
BJ's - North Haven, CT (11 miles from Middlefield, CT)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
3 days ago
Luxottica Group - Manchester, CT (19 miles from Middlefield, 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...
10 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Branford, CT (16 miles from Middlefield, CT)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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10 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
Vision Center by Walmart - Branford, CT (16 miles from Middlefield, CT)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
Direct Apply

13 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
America's Best - Waterbury, CT (17 miles from Middlefield, 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....
15 days ago
America's Best - Wallingford, CT (6 miles from Middlefield, CT)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
15 days ago
America's Best - Wallingford, CT (6 miles from Middlefield, 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....
15 days ago
Target - New Britain, CT (10 miles from Middlefield, 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...
18 days ago
MyEyeDr - Naugatuck, CT (17 miles from Middlefield, CT)
priorities in a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment Ability to multi-task and ensure patient commitments/deadlines are met Proficiency in utilization of automated equipment and systems standard to the optometry...
19 days ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - New Britain, CT (10 miles from Middlefield, 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....
20 days ago
AMETEK - Middlefield, CT
Performs optical fabrication processes, including but not limited to coring, sawing, curve generating, plano generating, beveling, blocking, grinding, polishing, MRF operation, testing, cleaning,...
21 days ago
Luxottica Group - New Britain, CT (10 miles from Middlefield, 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....
22 days ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Old Saybrook, CT (22 miles from Middlefield, CT)
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...
25 days ago

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Middlefield, CT

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

$57,748

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Middlefield, 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 Middlefield, 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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