Optician Jobs in Lake Zurich, 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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SEE Eyewear - Skokie, IL (20 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
We believe recruiting top talent and cultivating a unique, sophisticated and diverse group of experts from our associates and opticians to our Field Leaders....
1 day ago
Northbrook, IL (12 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
lenses Assisting patients with contact lens orders and rebates Maintain an orderly and clean work station Comfortable using computers and able to adapt to new software easily Qualifications and Requirements...
1 day ago
CVS Pharmacy - Crystal Lake, IL (14 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
Fosters Teamwork and collaboration with Optical Managers, Opticians, and Professional Providers. Consistent delivery of key performance indicators....
1 day ago
America's Best - Pleasant Prairie, WI (23 miles from Lake Zurich, 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
CVS Health - Northbrook, IL (12 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
. * Fosters Teamwork and collaboration with Optical Managers, Opticians, and Professional Providers. * Consistent delivery of key performance indicators. * Ability to address weakness, be open to feedback...
6 days ago
Shopko Optical - Antioch, IL (17 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
Shopko Optical is seeking Part Time Opticians to join our team in Antioch, Illinois! On the job training provided....
9 days ago
Luxottica Group - Streamwood, IL (14 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
Requisition ID: 329001 At Target Optical, we help people see and look great and have a blast doing it! We make caring for peoples vision fun. Theres always more to see at Target Optical more...
9 days ago
Eye To Eye Careers - Niles, IL 60714, IL (17 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
Our Mission: To advocate for eye-care professionals who need help finding placement in the optical industry....
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U.S. Vision - Niles, IL (17 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
Overview U.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...
12 days ago
Luxottica Group - Saint Charles, IL (23 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
Requisition ID: 324962 Total Rewards: Benefits/Incentive Information At Target Optical, were on a mission to change the way people think about vision care. Every day, we make it simple and fun to...
16 days ago
Walmart - Evanston, IL (20 miles from Lake Zurich, 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...
16 days ago
Pearle Vision - Orland Park/Oakbrook Terrace - Villa Park, IL (23 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
GENERAL FUNCTION:The basic function of the Sales Associate is to attract and retain patients by delivering an exceptional patient experience, foster patient retention, and promote outstanding...
19 days ago
U.S. Vision - Lombard, IL (22 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
Overview U.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...
23 days ago
Luxottica Group - Glenview, IL (14 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
Requisition ID: 320521 Store # : 009684 Target Optical Position: Part-Time Total Rewards: Benefits/Incentive Information At Target Optical, we help people see and look great and have a blast doing...
27 days ago
Kaye Eyecare of Huntley - Huntley, IL (20 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
A trained Optician is desired, however, we are willing to train an individual with eyecare experience....
29 days ago

Demographic Data for Lake Zurich, IL

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Lake Zurich, IL

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

$42,074

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Lake Zurich, IL 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 Lake Zurich, 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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