Optician Jobs in Covington, 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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Eyeglass World - Stockbridge, GA (19 miles from Covington, GA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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13 hours ago Eyeglass World
America's Best - Covington, 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....
5 days ago
DePoe Eye Center - Stockbridge, GA (19 miles from Covington, 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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9 days ago DePoe Eye Center
BJ's - Conyers, GA (8 miles from Covington, GA)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
9 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Stockbridge, GA (19 miles from Covington, GA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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10 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
VisionWorks - Lithonia, GA (21 miles from Covington, GA)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 470, The Mall at Stonecrest, Lithonia, Georgia, United States of America Req #16812 Friday, February 19, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing...
12 days ago
America's Best - Snellville, GA (19 miles from Covington, GA)
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
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14 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Stonecrest, GA (18 miles from Covington, 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....
30+ days ago
Luxottica Group - McDonough, GA (21 miles from Covington, GA)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician creates exceptional value in the lives of customers by delivering Signature Customer Experiences in a manufacturing environment....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Covington, GA

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

$41,409

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Covington, GA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.5%)
  • 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 (3.0%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Opticians in Covington, 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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