Optician Jobs in Grayslake, 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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Shopko Optical - Crystal Lake, IL (13 miles from Grayslake, IL)
Shopko Optical is seeking Part-Time Opticians to join our team in Crystal Lake, Illinois! On the job training provided....
1 day ago
America's Best - Streamwood, IL (22 miles from Grayslake, IL)
Consult with the optician, Doctor or Retail Management when necessary. Ensure equipment, both Doctors and pre-test, is properly maintained. Qualifications Are you the right fit?...
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1 day ago America's Best
MyEyeDr - Elk Grove Village, IL (22 miles from Grayslake, 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....
2 days ago
Shopko Optical - Somers, WI (22 miles from Grayslake, IL)
Shopko Optical is seeking Part-Time Opticians to join our team in Kenosha, Wisconsin! On the job training provided....
1 day ago
America's Best - Streamwood, IL (22 miles from Grayslake, 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....
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1 day ago America's Best
iHire - Hoffman Estates, IL (13 miles from Grayslake, IL)
Responsibilities Of The Optician Include answering phones scheduling appointments Check in and out of patients assisting patients with glasses selection contact lens training Ordering, receiving & dispensing...
21 hours ago
Walmart - Gurnee, IL (6 miles from Grayslake, IL)
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...
13 hours ago
Walmart - Crystal Lake, IL (13 miles from Grayslake, IL)
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...
13 hours ago
Sullivan Ostoich Eye Center - Hoffman Estates, IL (18 miles from Grayslake, IL)
Responsibilities of the optician include: answering phones scheduling appointments Check in and out of patients assisting patients with glasses selection contact lens training Ordering, receiving &...
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4 days ago Sullivan Ostoich Eye Center
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Streamwood, IL (22 miles from Grayslake, 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 - more...
5 days ago
MyEyeDr - Des Plaines, IL (21 miles from Grayslake, 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 - Park Ridge, IL (24 miles from Grayslake, 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
Insperity - Northbrook, IL (18 miles from Grayslake, IL)
Our growing practice is expanding and looking to hire a vibrant, compassionate, and professional experienced optician to meet our growing needs.The Mind-Eye Institute is an optometry practice with an...
5 days ago
America's Best - Gurnee, IL (6 miles from Grayslake, 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....
6 days ago
U.S. Vision - Niles, IL (24 miles from Grayslake, 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...
6 days ago

Demographic Data for Grayslake, IL

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Grayslake, IL

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

$42,074

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Grayslake, IL offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.8%)
  • 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 Grayslake, 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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