Optician Jobs in Abingdon, MD

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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National Vision Incorporated - Dundalk, MD (18 miles from Abingdon, MD)
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....
3 days ago
Clarity Eyecare - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Responsibilities At least 3 years of experience in the optical field Optical sales Assisting in frame selection Stocking and inventory Ordering and checking in from the lab Adjustments on frames for...
7 days ago
America's Best - Dundalk, MD (18 miles from Abingdon, MD)
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
Greater Baltimore Medical Center - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY: Under direct supervision of the Lead Optometrist and Practice Manager, you will be responsible for assisting patients in retail optical purchases, adjustments and repairs....
11 days ago
MyEyeDr - Pikesville, MD (24 miles from Abingdon, MD)
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...
11 days ago
VisionWorks - Towson, MD (19 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 449, Towson Town Center, Towson, Maryland, United States of America Req #17501 Wednesday, April 7, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the...
13 days ago
MyEyeDr - Bel Air, MD (5 miles from Abingdon, MD)
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...
19 days ago
VisionWorks - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 445, Avenue at White Marsh, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America Req #17408 Tuesday, March 30, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing...
20 days ago
Luxottica Group - Cockeysville, MD (20 miles from Abingdon, MD)
Dispenses contact lenses. Dispense quality products....
30+ days ago
BJ's - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Abingdon, MD)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Abingdon, MD

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Abingdon, MD

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

$42,968

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Abingdon, MD 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 Abingdon, MD
  • 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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