Optician Jobs in Bowie, 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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Clarity Eyecare - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Bowie, 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...
1 day ago
America's Best - Falls Church, VA (23 miles from Bowie, MD)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers. Perform insertion and removal training of contact lenses to customers. Educate clients on proper eyeglass and contact lens care....
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1 day ago America's Best
Vision Center by Walmart - Alexandria, VA (21 miles from Bowie, MD)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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1 day ago
America's Best - Dundalk, MD (22 miles from Bowie, 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....
2 days ago
MyEyeDr - Alexandria, VA (21 miles from Bowie, 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...
3 days ago
Greater Baltimore Medical Center - Baltimore, MD (21 miles from Bowie, 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....
5 days ago
Physicians Eye Care and Laser Center - Baltimore, MD (20 miles from Bowie, MD)
Experienced Opticians Desired! Experienced Eyewear Consultants / Opticians needed!...
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5 days ago
MyEyeDr - Silver Spring, MD (14 miles from Bowie, 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...
5 days ago
MyEyeDr - Berwyn Heights, MD (10 miles from Bowie, 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...
5 days ago
MyEyeDr - Arlington, VA (20 miles from Bowie, 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...
5 days ago
Sam's Club - Annapolis, MD (10 miles from Bowie, 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...
6 days ago
CVS Health - Severn, MD (9 miles from Bowie, MD)
Fosters Teamwork and collaboration with Optical Managers, Opticians, and Professional Providers. Consistent delivery of key performance indicators....
6 days ago
Dunkirk Vision - Dunkirk, MD (18 miles from Bowie, MD)
Candidate will be responsible for assisting patients in frame selection as well as aiding patients in making appropriate eyeglass lens selections for occupational and lifestyle demands....
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7 days ago Dunkirk Vision
Pearle Vision Glen Burnie - Glen Burnie, MD (15 miles from Bowie, 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...
7 days ago
Warby Parker - Columbia, MD (16 miles from Bowie, 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!...
9 days ago

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Bowie, MD

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

$53,399

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Bowie, 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 (3.0%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

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