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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Vision Center by Walmart - 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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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!...
7 hours ago
Vision Center by Walmart - 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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1 day ago Vision Center by Walmart
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Douglasville, GA (20 miles from Atlanta, GA)
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...
15 hours ago
Clarkson Eyecare - Atlanta, GA
An Optician is trained to dispense and fit glasses and contacts, working from the prescriptions written by optometrists and ophthalmologists....
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4 days ago
Clarkson Eyecare - Duluth, GA (21 miles from Atlanta, GA)
An Optician is trained to dispense and fit glasses and contacts, working from the prescriptions written by optometrists and ophthalmologists....
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4 days ago
America's Best - Stonecrest, GA (15 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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4 days ago America's Best
VisionWorks - Snellville, GA (20 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 482, Presidential Market, Snellville, Georgia, United States of America Req #16186 Monday, January 18, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing...
4 days ago
Target - Marietta, GA (16 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Job Information Luxottica Target Optical - Sales Associate in Marietta, Georgia Requisition ID: 309589 Store # : 004762 Target Optical Position: Casual Part-Time At Target Optical, we help people see...
5 days ago
Target - Atlanta, GA
Job Information Luxottica FT Licensed Optician - Atlanta, GA - Target Optical in Atlanta, Georgia Requisition ID: 307661 Store # : 009672 Target Optical Position: Full-Time At Target Optical, we help...
8 days ago
Luxottica Group - Marietta, GA (18 miles from Atlanta, GA)
Requisition ID: 309589 Store # : 004762 Target Optical Position: Casual Part-Time At Target Optical, we help people see and look great and have a blast doing it! We make caring for peoples vision...
8 days ago
Luxottica Group - Atlanta, GA
GENERAL FUNCTION The Apprentice Optician creates exceptional value in the lives of customers by delivering the LensCrafters Experience....
8 days ago
America's Best - Conyers, GA (21 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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11 days ago America's Best
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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11 days ago America's Best
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Atlanta, GA
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...
11 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 (30.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.6%)
  • 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 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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