Optician Jobs in Elk Grove Village, IL

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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U.S. Vision - Bolingbrook, IL (22 miles from Elk Grove Village, IL)
OverviewU.S. Vision is one of the largest eyewear companies in the United States. We have been engaged in the retail optical business since 1967. We are the second largest independent operator of...
2 days ago
Pearle Vision - Skokie, IL (13 miles from Elk Grove Village, IL)
GENERAL FUNCTION:Pearle?Vision is seeking motivated, self-starters?who are looking for opportunities in the optical field.?The basic function of the Sales Associate is to attract and retain...
12 hours ago
Luxottica - Schaumburg, IL (4 miles from Elk Grove Village, IL)
Requisition ID:** 326224 At Target Optical, we help people see and look great - and have a blast doing it! We make caring for people's vision fun.There's always more to see at Target Optical -...
12 hours ago
The Luxottica Group - Mundelein, IL (17 miles from Elk Grove Village, IL)
Requisition ID: 301841 Store #: 002120 Target Optical Position:Full-Time At Target Optical, we help people see and look great - and have a blast doing it! We make caring for people's vision fun....
11 hours ago
Luxottica - Arlington Heights, IL (7 miles from Elk Grove Village, IL)
Requisition ID:** 334909**Store #** : 004657 Target Optical**Position:** Part-Time**Total Rewards: Benefits/Incentive Information (At Target Optical, we help people see and look great - and have a...
11 hours ago
Luxottica - Streamwood, IL (9 miles from Elk Grove Village, IL)
Requisition ID:** 329001 At Target Optical, we help people see and look great - and have a blast doing it! We make caring for people's vision fun.There's always more to see at Target Optical -...
11 hours ago
U.S. Vision - Round Lake, IL (23 miles from Elk Grove Village, IL)
OverviewU.S. Vision is one of the largest eyewear companies in the United States. We have been engaged in the retail optical business since 1967. We are the second largest independent operator of...
2 days ago
National Vision - Chicago, IL (18 miles from Elk Grove Village, IL)
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....
11 hours ago
Western Springs, IL (14 miles from Elk Grove Village, IL)
Guide patients into proper frame selection. Dispense and adjust eyeglasses....
1 day ago
National Vision Incorporated - Algonquin, IL (19 miles from Elk Grove Village, IL)
Job Information National Vision General Manager/Retail Optical - 5479 in Algonquin, Illinois What would you do? The Specifics Achieve and maintain the highest level of customer service. Monitor...
1 day ago
U.S. Vision - Niles, IL (9 miles from Elk Grove Village, IL)
## OverviewU.S. Vision is one of the largest eyewear companies in the United States. We have been engaged in the retail optical business since 1967. We are the second largest independent operator...
11 hours ago
National Vision - Geneva, IL (20 miles from Elk Grove Village, IL)
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....
3 days ago
MyEyeDr - Downers Grove, IL (13 miles from Elk Grove Village, IL)
Additionally, the Eyewear Consultant fits, measures and adjusts eyeglasses under the direct supervision of an optician or optometrist to exceed the patients' needs and expectations....
5 days ago
MyEyeDr - Elmhurst, IL (8 miles from Elk Grove Village, IL)
Additionally, the Eyewear Consultant fits, measures and adjusts eyeglasses under the direct supervision of an optician or optometrist to exceed the patients' needs and expectations....
5 days ago
MyEyeDr - Grayslake, IL (22 miles from Elk Grove Village, IL)
Additionally, the Eyewear Consultant fits, measures and adjusts eyeglasses under the direct supervision of an optician or optometrist to exceed the patients' needs and expectations....
5 days ago

Demographic Data for Elk Grove Village, IL

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Elk Grove Village, IL

This is the average annual salary for Optician jobs in Elk Grove Village, IL as reported by the BLS.

$42,074

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Elk Grove Village, IL 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 (3.0%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Opticians in Elk Grove Village, IL
  • 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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