Optician Jobs in Clearwater, FL

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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Tampa, FL (19 miles from Clearwater, FL)
Upscale optical and optometrist office looking for outgoing and energetic person with excellent customer service skills. Must be able to handle tasks efficiently while providing excellent customer...
2 hours ago
BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc. - Tampa, FL (19 miles from Clearwater, FL)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
1 day ago
America's Best - Largo, FL (4 miles from Clearwater, FL)
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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5 days ago America's Best
America's Best - St Petersburg, FL (16 miles from Clearwater, FL)
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
National Vision - St Petersburg, FL (16 miles from Clearwater, FL)
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....
5 days ago
BJ's - Tampa, FL (19 miles from Clearwater, FL)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
6 days ago
BJ's - Tampa, FL (11 miles from Clearwater, FL)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
6 days ago
VisionWorks - Tampa, FL (19 miles from Clearwater, FL)
Retail Dispensing Optician Store 339, Tampa, Florida, United States of America Req #15914 Thursday, January 7, 2021 Summary: State Licensed Optician assigned primarily to the retail floor....
10 days ago
Eyeglass World - New Port Richey, FL (18 miles from Clearwater, FL)
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
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10 days ago Eyeglass World
VisionWorks - St Petersburg, FL (16 miles from Clearwater, FL)
Retail Dispensing Optician Store 309, St Petersburg, Florida, United States of America Req #15887 Wednesday, January 6, 2021 Summary: State Licensed Optician assigned primarily to the retail floor....
11 days ago
VisionWorks - Palm Harbor, FL (6 miles from Clearwater, FL)
Retail Dispensing Optician Store 310, 30715 US Highway 19 N, Palm Harbor, Florida, United States of America Req #15886 Wednesday, January 6, 2021 Summary: State Licensed Optician assigned primarily...
11 days ago
Warby Parker - Tampa, FL (19 miles from Clearwater, FL)
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
Walmart - Pinellas Park, FL (10 miles from Clearwater, FL)
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...
13 days ago
Eyeglass World - St Petersburg, FL (16 miles from Clearwater, FL)
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
13 days ago
United States Vision - Clearwater, FL
Qualifications Must be licensed to work as an optician within the State Prior optical experience preferred but not required Must possess proven track record of customer service Prior retail experience...
26 days ago

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Clearwater, FL

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

$41,453

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Clearwater, FL 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 Clearwater, FL
  • 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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