Optician Jobs in Baltimore, 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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Physicians Eye Care and Laser Center - Baltimore, MD (3 miles from Baltimore, MD)
Experienced Opticians Desired! Experienced Eyewear Consultants / Opticians needed!...
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1 day ago
CVS Health - Severn, MD (12 miles from Baltimore, MD)
Fosters Teamwork and collaboration with Optical Managers, Opticians, and Professional Providers. Consistent delivery of key performance indicators....
2 days ago
Greater Baltimore Medical Center - Baltimore, 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....
1 day ago
America's Best - Laurel, MD (19 miles from Baltimore, 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....
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MyEyeDr - Pikesville, MD (8 miles from Baltimore, 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...
1 day ago
MyEyeDr - White Marsh, MD (13 miles from Baltimore, MD)
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 hours ago
Sam's Club - Annapolis, MD (21 miles from Baltimore, MD)
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...
2 days ago
VisionWorks - Towson, MD (7 miles from Baltimore, 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...
3 days ago
Pearle Vision Glen Burnie - Glen Burnie, MD (8 miles from Baltimore, MD)
What Youll Do: As an optician in our practice, your regular duties will include : Receive customers' prescriptions for eyeglasses or contact lenses from our Doctors of Optometry Pre-test patients and...
3 days ago
Warby Parker - Columbia, MD (15 miles from Baltimore, MD)
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!...
5 days ago
Katzen Eye Group - Bel Air - Abingdon, MD (21 miles from Baltimore, MD)
lenses....
5 days ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Columbia, MD (15 miles from Baltimore, MD)
Dispenses contact lenses. Dispense quality products....
8 days ago
Luxottica Group - Columbia, MD (12 miles from Baltimore, MD)
Dispenses contact lenses. Dispense quality products....
8 days ago
CVS Health - Laurel, MD (19 miles from Baltimore, MD)
Fosters Teamwork and collaboration with Optical Managers, Opticians, and Professional Providers. Consistent delivery of key performance indicators....
9 days ago
MyEyeDr - Bel Air, MD (22 miles from Baltimore, 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...
9 days ago

Demographic Data for Baltimore, MD

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Baltimore, MD

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

$42,968

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Baltimore, MD offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.4%)
  • 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 (3.1%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

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