Optician Jobs in Laurel, 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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Luxottica Group - Columbia, MD (8 miles from Laurel, MD)
Dispenses contact lenses. Dispense quality products....
1 day ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Alexandria, VA (21 miles from Laurel, MD)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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1 day ago Vision Center by Walmart
VisionWorks - Washington, DC (16 miles from Laurel, MD)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 522, Tenley Circle, Washington, District Of Columbia, United States of America Req #16410 Wednesday, January 27, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services...
7 hours ago
America's Best - Oxon Hill, MD (21 miles from Laurel, 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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22 hours ago America's Best
VisionWorks - Laurel, MD
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 504, Laurel, Maryland, United States of America Req #16404 Wednesday, January 27, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the SERVE selling...
7 hours ago
VisionWorks - Rockville, MD (14 miles from Laurel, MD)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 505, 11802-B Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland, United States of America Req #16405 Wednesday, January 27, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services...
7 hours ago
VisionWorks - Baltimore, MD (19 miles from Laurel, MD)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 445, Avenue at White Marsh, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America Req #16402 Wednesday, January 27, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services...
7 hours ago
Clarkson Eyecare - Falls Church, VA (21 miles from Laurel, MD)
An Optician is trained to dispense and fit glasses and contacts, working from the prescriptions written by optometrists....
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1 day ago
Warby Parker - Washington, DC (16 miles from Laurel, 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!...
2 days ago
Krewe - Washington, DC (16 miles from Laurel, MD)
As a KREWEOptician, your job will be to ensure seamless integration of our Optical Program into our existing New Orleans KREWEmarket. By delivering impeccable customer service, understanding of...
23 hours ago
America's Best - Falls Church, VA (22 miles from Laurel, 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 Laurel, MD)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
Direct Apply

22 hours ago Vision Center by Walmart
My Eye Dr - Arlington, VA (18 miles from Laurel, 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...
4 days ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Ellicott City, MD (12 miles from Laurel, MD)
Requisition ID: 299281 Store # : 009661 Target Optical Position: Seasonal/Temporary At Target Optical, we help people see and look great - and have a blast doing it! We make caring for people's...
4 days ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Bethesda, MD (14 miles from Laurel, 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...
5 days ago

Demographic Data for Laurel, MD

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Laurel, MD

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

$53,399

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Laurel, 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 Laurel, 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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