Optician Jobs in Rockville, 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 - Sterling, VA (15 miles from Rockville, 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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2 days ago America's Best
SEE Eyewear - Washington, DC (14 miles from Rockville, 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....
3 days ago
VisionWorks - Columbia, MD (16 miles from Rockville, 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...
3 days ago
America's Best - Falls Church, VA (16 miles from Rockville, 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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4 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Sterling, VA (15 miles from Rockville, 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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4 days ago America's Best
Vision Center by Walmart - Alexandria, VA (19 miles from Rockville, MD)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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5 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
America's Best - Laurel, MD (14 miles from Rockville, 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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5 days ago America's Best
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Columbia, MD (16 miles from Rockville, MD)
Requisition ID: 306823 Store # : 009714 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....
7 days ago
Warby Parker - Fairfax, VA (21 miles from Rockville, 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!...
8 days ago
America's Best - Forestville, MD (21 miles from Rockville, MD)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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11 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Alexandria, VA (19 miles from Rockville, MD)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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11 days ago America's Best
Warby Parker - Fairfax, VA (21 miles from Rockville, 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!...
12 days ago
Target - Ellicott City, MD (22 miles from Rockville, MD)
Dispenses contact lenses. Dispense quality products....
14 days ago
Luxottica Group - Ellicott City, MD (22 miles from Rockville, MD)
Dispenses contact lenses. Dispense quality products....
17 days ago
Warby Parker - Bethesda, MD (7 miles from Rockville, 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!...
18 days ago

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Rockville, MD

This is the average annual salary for Optician jobs in Rockville, 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 Rockville, MD offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.5%)
  • 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 Rockville, 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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