Optician Jobs in Towson, 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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Physicians Eye Care and Laser Center - Baltimore, MD (8 miles from Towson, MD)
Experienced Opticians Desired! Experienced Eyewear Consultants / Opticians needed!...
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1 day ago
CVS Health - Severn, MD (19 miles from Towson, MD)
Fosters Teamwork and collaboration with Optical Managers, Opticians, and Professional Providers. Consistent delivery of key performance indicators....
2 days ago
Greater Baltimore Medical Center - Baltimore, MD (7 miles from Towson, MD)
JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY: Under direct supervision of the Lead Optometrist and Practice Manager, you will be responsible for assisting patients in retail optical purchases, adjustments and repairs....
1 day ago
America's Best - Laurel, MD (24 miles from Towson, 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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MyEyeDr - Pikesville, MD (5 miles from Towson, 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...
1 day ago
MyEyeDr - White Marsh, MD (12 miles from Towson, MD)
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...
11 hours ago
VisionWorks - Towson, MD
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 449, Towson Town Center, Towson, Maryland, United States of America Req #17501 Wednesday, April 7, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the...
3 days ago
Pearle Vision Glen Burnie - Glen Burnie, MD (16 miles from Towson, MD)
What Youll Do: As an optician in our practice, your regular duties will include : Receive customers' prescriptions for eyeglasses or contact lenses from our Doctors of Optometry Pre-test patients and...
3 days ago
Warby Parker - Columbia, MD (19 miles from Towson, 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!...
5 days ago
Katzen Eye Group - Bel Air - Abingdon, MD (19 miles from Towson, MD)
lenses....
5 days ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Columbia, MD (19 miles from Towson, MD)
Dispenses contact lenses. Dispense quality products....
7 days ago
Luxottica Group - Columbia, MD (16 miles from Towson, MD)
Dispenses contact lenses. Dispense quality products....
8 days ago
CVS Health - Laurel, MD (24 miles from Towson, MD)
Fosters Teamwork and collaboration with Optical Managers, Opticians, and Professional Providers. Consistent delivery of key performance indicators....
9 days ago
MyEyeDr - Bel Air, MD (17 miles from Towson, 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...
9 days ago
Physicians Eye Care and Laser Center - Baltimore, MD (7 miles from Towson, MD)
Experienced Opticians Desired! Experienced Eyewear Consultants / Opticians needed!...
9 days ago

Demographic Data for Towson, MD

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Towson, MD

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

$42,968

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Towson, MD offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.4%)
  • 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 (3.1%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Opticians in Towson, 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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