Optician Jobs in District Heights, 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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Jobs2Web (Posting) - Silver Spring, MD (13 miles from District Heights, MD)
Requisition ID: 299745 Store # : 009662 Target Optical Position: Part-Time At Target Optical, we help people see and look great - and have a blast doing it! We make caring for people's vision fun....
1 day ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Bethesda, MD (14 miles from District Heights, MD)
service skills: communicator, listener & team builder Knowledge of current store merchandise Strong basic math skills Awareness of current fashion trends Selling skills - ability to use & carry an iPAD...
1 day ago
VisionWorks - Arlington, VA (11 miles from District Heights, MD)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 509, 1100 S Hayes St, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America Req #15813 Friday, January 22, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the...
1 day ago
My Eye Dr - Arlington, VA (11 miles from District Heights, MD)
Ability to multi-task, set priorities and ensure that patient commitments/deadlines are met Proficiency in utilization of automated equipment and systems standard to the optometry industry Working Conditions...
14 hours ago
VisionWorks - Alexandria, VA (9 miles from District Heights, MD)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 526, Mount Vernon Plaza, Alexandria, Virginia, United States of America Req #16236 Wednesday, January 20, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing...
3 days ago
Washington, DC (8 miles from District Heights, MD)
WE ARE a trend setting eye care provider in the downtown DC area. Edging experience helpful. We work hard and have fun....
4 days ago
Wal-Mart - Severn, MD (21 miles from District Heights, 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...
8 days ago
SEE Eyewear - Washington, DC (8 miles from District Heights, MD)
We believe recruiting top talent and cultivating a unique, sophisticated and diverse group of experts from our associates and opticians to our Field Leaders....
10 days ago
VisionWorks - Columbia, MD (24 miles from District Heights, MD)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 435, Columbia Crossing, Columbia, Maryland, United States of America Req #16058 Wednesday, January 13, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing...
10 days ago
America's Best - Falls Church, VA (13 miles from District Heights, 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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11 days ago America's Best
Vision Center by Walmart - Alexandria, VA (9 miles from District Heights, MD)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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12 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
America's Best - Laurel, MD (16 miles from District Heights, 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....
12 days ago
America's Best - Alexandria, VA (9 miles from District Heights, MD)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
18 days ago
CVS Health - Severn, MD (21 miles from District Heights, MD)
Preferred Qualifications Retail Optical sales Education High School Graduate or equivalent required Business Overview At CVS Health, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to...
21 days ago
Warby Parker - Bethesda, MD (14 miles from District Heights, 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!...
25 days ago

Demographic Data for District Heights, MD

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Salary for Optician Jobs in District Heights, MD

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

$53,399

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in District Heights, MD offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.6%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.8%)
  • Some College (5.2%)
  • 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 District Heights, 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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