Optician Jobs in Kansas

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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Eyeglass World - Wichita, KS
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
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VisionWorks - Kansas City, KS
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 149, Legends Outlets, Kansas City, Kansas, United States of America Req #17685 Tuesday, April 20, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the...
1 day ago
The Eye Doctors - Manhattan, KS
lens orders in E360 Assist other areas when needed General office duties and cleaning to be assigned by manager Provide exceptional customer service at all times to both external and internal customers...
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23 hours ago
Grene Vision Group - Winfield, KS
An Retail Associate ( Optician) is trained to dispense and fit glasses and contacts, working from the prescriptions written by optometrists....
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Eyeglass World - Wichita, KS
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
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Grene Vision Group - Derby, KS
An Optician is trained to dispense and fit glasses and contacts, working from the prescriptions written by optometrists....
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Vision Center by Walmart - Emporia, KS
- The Suitable Talent Optical Sales and/or Retail Supervising experience is preferred....
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Stanton Optical - Wichita, KS
Do you share our vision of modernizing eye care for all people and making eye care easy? Do you have a high school diploma or equivalent required?...
5 days ago
VisionWorks - Overland Park, KS
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 152, Oak Park Mall, Overland Park, Kansas, United States of America Req #594 Friday, January 15, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the...
6 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Topeka, KS
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....
8 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Hutchinson, KS
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....
8 days ago
VisionWorks - Wichita, KS
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 118, Towne West Square, Wichita, Kansas, United States of America Req #17540 Friday, April 9, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the SERVE...
12 days ago
MyEyeDr - Louisburg, KS
priorities in a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment Ability to multi-task and ensure patient commitments/deadlines are met Proficiency in utilization of automated equipment and systems standard to the optometry...
12 days ago
Eyemart Express LLC - Lawrence, KS
Job Description: The Retail Sales Associate, also known as a Retail Optician, will primarily assist patients in selecting the eyeglass frames, lenses and lens coatings that best suit their needs....
29 days ago

Demographic Data for Kansas

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Optician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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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...

Diploma in Optometry
Optometry is a health care profession that involves examining the eyes and applicable visual systems for defects or abnormalities as well as the correction of refractive error with glasses or...

Salary for Optician Jobs in Kansas

This is the average annual salary for Optician jobs in Kansas as reported by the BLS.

$33,539

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Kansas 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 Kansas
  • 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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