Optician Jobs in Oswego, 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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America's Best - Oswego, 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....
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MyEyeDr - Naperville, IL (12 miles from Oswego, IL)
Eyewear Consultant / Sales Associate - Hourly plus commissions) Clearly, a career worth looking into. MyEyeDr. is a high-growth, premier healthcare company: a total vision care concept with a...
4 days ago
Wal-Mart - Addison, IL (24 miles from Oswego, 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...
4 days ago
Talent Care - St Charles, IL (18 miles from Oswego, IL)
Job Duties and Responsibilities Optician job responsibilities include: Assist patients in making frame selections Coordinate order pickups and deliveries Work with patients to customize their eyewear...
5 days ago
United States Vision - Mokena, IL (24 miles from Oswego, IL)
and works with the Optical Sales Manager in the: Commitment to deliver excellence in customer service and satisfaction Driving of sales and controlling expenses Accountability to achieve personal and...
17 days ago
America's Best - Downers Grove, IL (18 miles from Oswego, 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....
18 days ago
America's Best - Elgin, IL (24 miles from Oswego, 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....
18 days ago
America's Best - Bloomingdale, IL (23 miles from Oswego, 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....
18 days ago
America's Best - Bolingbrook, IL (13 miles from Oswego, 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....
18 days ago
MyEyeDr - Bolingbrook, IL (13 miles from Oswego, IL)
Eyewear Consultant / Sales Associate Clearly, a career worth looking into. MyEyeDr. is a high-growth, premier healthcare company: a total vision care concept with a unique retail experience. We...
29 days ago
Visionworks - Oswego, IL
About Us: Want to bring the care back to the vision care industry? We re looking for charismatic types who are ready to be the heart of our brand. Whether it s a friendly voice over the phone, or...
30+ days ago
Visionworks - Lombard, IL (21 miles from Oswego, IL)
About Us: Want to bring the care back to the vision care industry? We re looking for charismatic types who are ready to be the heart of our brand. Whether it s a friendly voice over the phone, or...
30+ days ago
Visionworks - Bolingbrook, IL (13 miles from Oswego, IL)
About Us: Want to bring the care back to the vision care industry? We re looking for charismatic types who are ready to be the heart of our brand. Whether it s a friendly voice over the phone, or...
30+ days ago
Visionworks - Bloomingdale, IL (23 miles from Oswego, IL)
About Us: Want to bring the care back to the vision care industry? We re looking for charismatic types who are ready to be the heart of our brand. Whether it s a friendly voice over the phone, or...
30+ days ago
America's Best - New Lenox, IL (21 miles from Oswego, 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....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Oswego, IL

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Optician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Certifiable Optician 101
This course supports the first eight chapters of the book, "Certifiable Optician". Topics addressed are:Metric system and conversions,basic physics of light,mirrors, flat, convex and...

Optician Certification Training

No matter which area of opticianry you choose, you'll be in high demand in the job market because the need for eye care professionals is constantly expanding. It may surprise you to learn that...


Optometry Skills for Success
For optometry students, pre-registration and novice optometrists (and those returning to work), junior eye doctors, dispensing opticians and orthoptists preparing for refraction exams, contact...

Salary for Optician Jobs in Oswego, IL

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

$42,074

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Oswego, IL offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (18.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.6%)
  • Some College (5.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.1%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

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