Optician Jobs in Pensacola, 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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Eyeglass World - Pensacola, FL
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
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America's Best - Pace, FL (16 miles from Pensacola, FL)
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible. America's Best Contacts and Eyeglasses is one of the largest optical retailers in the United States....
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VisionWorks - Pensacola, FL
Retail Dispensing Optician Store 42, Cordova Mall, Pensacola, Florida, United States of America Req #17788 Tuesday, April 27, 2021 Summary: State Licensed Optician assigned primarily to the retail floor...
9 days ago
Clarkson Eyecare - Pensacola, FL
Only Licensed Opticians will be considered for this role** An Optician is trained to dispense and fit glasses and contacts, working from the prescriptions written by Optometrists and Ophthalmologists...
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12 days ago
Clarkson Eyecare - Pensacola, FL
lens orders in E360 Assist other areas when needed General office duties and cleaning to be assigned by manager Provide exceptional customer service at all times to both external and internal customers...
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12 days ago
America's Best - Pace, FL (16 miles from Pensacola, 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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12 days ago America's Best
United States Vision - Pensacola, 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 Pensacola, FL

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

$41,540

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Pensacola, FL 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 Pensacola, 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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