Optician Jobs in Atlanta, GA

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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DePoe Eye Center - Stockbridge, GA (17 miles from Atlanta, GA)
The optician would be responsbile for educating patients, measuring, entering spectacle orders and dispencing eyewear. All opticians are responsible for daily cleaning of the eyewear....
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1 day ago DePoe Eye Center
MyEyeDr - Atlanta, GA
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...
1 day ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Morrow, GA (11 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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1 day ago Vision Center by Walmart
Pearle Vision - Roswell - Roswell, GA (21 miles from Atlanta, GA)
GENERAL FUNCTION: The basic function of the Optician is to attract and retain patients by delivering an exceptional patient experience, foster patient retention, and promote outstanding doctor satisfaction...
20 hours ago
America's Best - Snellville, GA (20 miles from Atlanta, GA)
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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3 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Snellville, GA (20 miles from Atlanta, GA)
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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3 days ago
Vision Center - Atlanta, GA
Optician $25/HR + Top Commission Location : Atlanta, GA Private Retail Company is looking for an experienced Optician An Optical Retail Sales Associate is trained to dispense and fit glasses and contacts...
3 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Riverdale, GA (13 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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8 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
Vision Center by Walmart - Riverdale, GA (13 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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8 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
Eyeglass World - Stockbridge, GA (17 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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9 days ago Eyeglass World
Luxottica Group - Marietta, GA (16 miles from Atlanta, GA)
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
Luxottica Group - Marietta, GA (16 miles from Atlanta, GA)
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
National Vision - Forest Park, GA (9 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers, as permitted by state law. Perform insertion and removal training of contact lenses to customers, as permitted by state law....
16 days ago
Walmart - Douglasville, GA (20 miles from Atlanta, GA)
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...
16 days ago
Warby Parker - Atlanta, GA
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 we're all abouthelping people see!...
17 days ago

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Atlanta, GA

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

$41,409

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Atlanta, GA 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 Atlanta, GA
  • 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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