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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Target Optical - Falls Church, VA (14 miles from Rockville, MD)
The Licensed Optician lives out the Target Optical Way by embracing the Mindsets: People Focused, Collaborative, Accountable to Results, Think Differently and Simple, Fun and In Style....
1 day ago
Target Optical - Fairfax, VA (21 miles from Rockville, MD)
The Licensed Optician lives out the Target Optical Way by embracing the Mindsets: People Focused, Collaborative, Accountable to Results, Think Differently and Simple, Fun and In Style....
1 day ago
Clarkson Eyecare - Sterling, VA (15 miles from Rockville, MD)
An Optician is trained to dispense and fit glasses and contacts, working from the prescriptions written by optometrists....
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10 hours ago
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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3 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
Warby Parker - Tysons Corner, VA (9 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!...
4 days ago
America's Best - Montgomery Village, MD (4 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....
4 days ago
MyEyeDr - Eldersburg, MD (23 miles from Rockville, 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
VisionWorks - Alexandria, VA (19 miles from Rockville, MD)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 526, Mount Vernon Plaza, Alexandria, Virginia, United States of America Req #17393 Tuesday, March 30, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the...
5 days ago
VisionWorks - Springfield, VA (21 miles from Rockville, MD)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 517, 8424 Old Keene Mill Rd, Springfield, Virginia, United States of America Req #17391 Tuesday, March 30, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services...
5 days ago
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....
7 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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7 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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7 days ago America's Best
MyEyeDr - Fairfax, VA (21 miles from Rockville, 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...
8 days ago
MyEyeDr - Alexandria, VA (19 miles from Rockville, 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...
8 days ago
MyEyeDr - Vienna, VA (13 miles from Rockville, 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...
8 days ago

Demographic Data for Rockville, MD

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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 (30.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.8%)
  • 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 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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