Optician Jobs in Tampa, 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 - Tampa, FL
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
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2 days ago
LensCrafters - Brandon, FL (10 miles from Tampa, FL)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
8 hours ago
VisionWorks - St Petersburg, FL (16 miles from Tampa, FL)
Retail Third Key Dispensing Optician Store 314, 3301 4th St N, St Petersburg, Florida, United States of America Req #17561 Monday, April 12, 2021 Summary: State Licensed Optician assigned primarily...
2 days ago
America's Best - St Petersburg, FL (16 miles from Tampa, 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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1 day ago America's Best
America's Best - Largo, FL (21 miles from Tampa, 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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1 day ago America's Best
MyEyeDr - Clearwater, FL (19 miles from Tampa, FL)
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...
5 days ago
Luxottica Group - Tampa, FL
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...
6 days ago
Luxottica Group - Tampa, FL
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...
6 days ago
America's Best - Tampa, 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....
Direct Apply

6 days ago America's Best
Eyeglass World - Clearwater, FL (19 miles from Tampa, FL)
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
7 days ago
Eyeglass World - St Petersburg, FL (16 miles from Tampa, FL)
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
8 days ago
Eyeglass World - Clearwater, FL (19 miles from Tampa, FL)
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
8 days ago
America's Best - Tarpon Springs, FL (19 miles from Tampa, 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....
8 days ago
Eyeglass World - Trinity, FL (22 miles from Tampa, FL)
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
12 days ago
America's Best - St Petersburg, FL (16 miles from Tampa, 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

Demographic Data for Tampa, FL

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Tampa, FL

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

$41,453

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Tampa, FL 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 Tampa, 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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