Optician Jobs in Glen Burnie, 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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America's Best - Glen Burnie, 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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Katzen Eye Group - Lutherville/Towson - Lutherville Timonium, MD (18 miles from Glen Burnie, MD)
Read and interpret eyeglass and contact lens prescriptions as written by the eye care providers, and follow all instructions accordingly....
1 day ago
America's Best - Annapolis, MD (12 miles from Glen Burnie, 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
Physicians Eye Care and Laser Center - Baltimore, MD 21229, MD (9 miles from Glen Burnie, MD)
Experienced Opticians Desired! Experienced Eyewear Consultants / Opticians needed!...
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10 days ago
America's Best - Towson, MD (16 miles from Glen Burnie, 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....
13 days ago
VisionWorks - Annapolis, MD (12 miles from Glen Burnie, MD)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 304, Jennifer Square, Annapolis, Maryland, United States of America Req #16752 Wednesday, February 17, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing...
14 days ago
Luxottica Group - Columbia, MD (13 miles from Glen Burnie, MD)
Requisition ID: 319643 Store # : 009714 Target Optical Position: Part-Time Total Rewards: Benefits/Incentive Information At Target Optical, we help people see and look great and have a blast doing...
20 days ago
Eyecare Partners - Lutherville Timonium, MD (18 miles from Glen Burnie, MD)
Read and interpret eyeglass and contact lens prescriptions as written by the eye care providers, and follow all instructions accordingly....
21 days ago
Luxottica Group - Columbia, MD (16 miles from Glen Burnie, MD)
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
21 days ago
BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc. - Pasadena, MD (4 miles from Glen Burnie, MD)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
27 days ago
Warby Parker - Columbia, MD (16 miles from Glen Burnie, 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!...
29 days ago
Professional Vision of Ellicott City - Ellicott City, MD (13 miles from Glen Burnie, MD)
Job Summary An optician is responsible for guiding patients through the selection of eyeglasses and contact lenses. As well as trouble shooting any problems a patient may have with their glasses....
30+ days ago
VisionWorks - Cockeysville, MD (22 miles from Glen Burnie, MD)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 220, Industry Lane, Cockeysville, Maryland, United States of America Req #16371 Tuesday, January 26, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the...
30+ days ago
VisionWorks - Columbia, MD (16 miles from Glen Burnie, 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...
45+ days ago
CVS Health - Severn, MD (6 miles from Glen Burnie, MD)
. * Fosters Teamwork and collaboration with Optical Managers, Opticians, and Professional Providers. * Consistent delivery of key performance indicators. * Ability to address weakness, be open to feedback...
60+ days ago

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Glen Burnie, MD

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

$42,968

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Glen Burnie, MD offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.5%)
  • 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 Glen Burnie, 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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