Optician Jobs in Wilmington, DE

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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Talent Care - Thorndale, PA (23 miles from Wilmington, DE)
Apply Now Why Youll Love This Job An Optician is responsible for all facets of the dispensary while maintaining the highest level of customer service....
13 hours ago
Springfield Opticians - Holmes, PA (16 miles from Wilmington, DE)
We want someone who has experience with sales, dispensing, adjusting, repairing eyeglasses and contact lenses. We also want someone familar with insurance verification/billing....
13 hours ago
Talent Care - Woodbury, NJ (21 miles from Wilmington, DE)
Apply Now Why Youll Love This Job An Optician is responsible for all facets of the dispensary while maintaining the highest level of customer service....
13 hours ago
MyEyeDr - Boothwyn, PA (8 miles from Wilmington, DE)
Ability to multi-task, set priorities and ensure that patient commitments/deadlines are met Proficiency in utilization of automated equipment and systems standard to the optometry industry Working Conditions...
1 day ago
United States Vision - Media, PA (14 miles from Wilmington, DE)
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...
3 days ago
Talent Care - Wilmington, DE
Apply Now Why Youll Love This Job An Optician is responsible for all facets of the dispensary while maintaining the highest level of customer service....
3 days ago
America's Best - Boothwyn, PA (8 miles from Wilmington, DE)
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....
5 days ago
Warby Parker - Philadelphia, PA (24 miles from Wilmington, DE)
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!...
27 days ago
Warby Parker - Philadelphia, PA (24 miles from Wilmington, DE)
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!...
30+ days ago
Wal-Mart - Philadelphia, PA (24 miles from Wilmington, DE)
Sells Optical products and services by assisting Members with purchasing decisions, measuring, adjusting, and repairing frames and lenses, completing eyewear/contact lens orders, identifying and verifying...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Wilmington, DE

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Wilmington, DE

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

$47,459

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Wilmington, DE offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.4%)
  • 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 (3.1%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

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