Optician Jobs in Lemont, 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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Sam's West, Inc. - Homewood, IL (18 miles from Lemont, IL)
lens orders, identifying and verifying prescription information, completing and maintaining paperwork, forms, and other required documentation, collecting payments for doctor services, and performing...
1 day ago
Clear Vision Optical - Chicago, IL (22 miles from Lemont, IL)
Outside Sales Consultant - Designer EyewearClearVision Optical is seeking a dynamic outside sales representative. Build your business in partnership with a proven industry leader with a...
14 hours ago
Warby Parker - Naperville, IL (9 miles from Lemont, IL)
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!...
2 days ago
MyEyeDr - Elk Grove Village, IL (22 miles from Lemont, 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
Luxottica - Warrenville, IL (15 miles from Lemont, IL)
Requisition ID:** 332363**Store #** : 004352 Target Optical**Position:** Part-Time**Total Rewards: Benefits/Incentive Information (At Target Optical, we help people see and look great - and have a...
1 day ago
Walmart - Addison, IL (17 miles from Lemont, 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 - Tinley Park, IL (11 miles from Lemont, 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
America's Best - Joliet, IL (16 miles from Lemont, 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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America's Best - Schaumburg, IL (24 miles from Lemont, 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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National Vision - Midlothian, IL (13 miles from Lemont, IL)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
2 days ago
Walmart - Cicero, IL (15 miles from Lemont, 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
Warby Parker - Naperville, IL (9 miles from Lemont, IL)
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 were all abouthelping people see!...
4 days ago
Urban Eyecare - Chicago, IL (22 miles from Lemont, IL)
Job responsibilities include optical sales, pre-exam testing, phone triage, scheduling patients. contact lens instruction, and vision insurance authorizations and submissions....
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4 days ago
MyEyeDr - Park Ridge, IL (24 miles from Lemont, 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
Wal-Mart - Joliet, IL (16 miles from Lemont, IL)
lens orders, identifying and verifying prescription information, completing and maintaining paperwork, forms, and other required documentation, collecting payments for doctor services, and performing...
6 days ago

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Lemont, IL

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

$42,074

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Lemont, 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 Lemont, 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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