Optician Jobs in Waldorf, 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 (23 miles from Waldorf, 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 - Lake Ridge, VA (24 miles from Waldorf, MD)
An Optician is trained to dispense and fit glasses and contacts, working from the prescriptions written by optometrists....
12 hours ago
Clarkson Eyecare - Woodbridge, VA (21 miles from Waldorf, MD)
Associated topics: eye, optometric, optometry, sme, tpa...
19 hours ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Alexandria, VA (17 miles from Waldorf, 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
VisionWorks - Alexandria, VA (17 miles from Waldorf, 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 (24 miles from Waldorf, 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 (17 miles from Waldorf, MD)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
7 days ago
America's Best - Falls Church, VA (22 miles from Waldorf, 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 - Alexandria, VA (17 miles from Waldorf, 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 - Springfield, VA (24 miles from Waldorf, 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...
11 days ago
Dunkirk Vision - Dunkirk, MD (14 miles from Waldorf, MD)
Candidate will be responsible for assisting patients in frame selection as well as aiding patients in making appropriate eyeglass lens selections for occupational and lifestyle demands....
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12 days ago Dunkirk Vision
VisionWorks - Waldorf, MD
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 507, Waldorf, Maryland, United States of America Req #17466 Friday, April 2, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the SERVE selling strategy...
17 days ago
MyEyeDr - Dunkirk, MD (14 miles from Waldorf, 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...
19 days ago
MyEyeDr - Prince Frederick, MD (16 miles from Waldorf, 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...
19 days ago
KREWE - Washington, DC (21 miles from Waldorf, MD)
As a KREWE Optician, your job will be to ensure seamless integration of our Optical Program into our existing New Orleans KREWE market....
25 days ago

Demographic Data for Waldorf, MD

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Waldorf, MD

This is the average annual salary for Optician jobs in Waldorf, 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 Waldorf, 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 Waldorf, 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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