Optician Jobs in Watertown, MA

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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Warby Parker - Boston, MA (6 miles from Watertown, MA)
Warby Parker is searching for skilled and enthusiastic Apprentice 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
Warby Parker - Boston, MA (6 miles from Watertown, MA)
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 we're all abouthelping people see!...
1 day ago
Warby Parker - Natick, MA (10 miles from Watertown, MA)
Warby Parker is searching for skilled and enthusiastic Apprentice 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
Warby Parker - Burlington, MA (9 miles from Watertown, MA)
Warby Parker is searching for skilled and enthusiastic Apprentice 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
Warby Parker - Hingham, MA (20 miles from Watertown, MA)
Warby Parker is searching for skilled and enthusiastic Apprentice Opticians to join our growing team of in-house optical all-stars and play an integral part in what we're all abouthelping people see...
1 day ago
Warby Parker - Boston, MA (6 miles from Watertown, MA)
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!...
3 days ago
MyEyeDr. - Belmont, MA (1 mile from Watertown, MA)
The ideal LDO will be personable, driven by patient focus and needs, and have a passion for providing the best neighborhood eye care experience we can for each and every one of our patients....
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4 days ago MyEyeDr.
Warby Parker - Natick, MA (10 miles from Watertown, MA)
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
Studio Optics - Framingham, MA (13 miles from Watertown, MA)
Part time Dispensing optician needed for busy private Optometry practice in Framingham,MA. Experience is preferred but will train. License not required....
4 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Lynn, MA (13 miles from Watertown, MA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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6 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Burlington, MA (9 miles from Watertown, MA)
At LensCrafters, we feel the world deserves a thoughtful and caring partner who understands that true vision care is a synergy of trusted eye care and exceptional eyewear....
6 days ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Dorchester, MA (6 miles from Watertown, MA)
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....
6 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Abington, MA (20 miles from Watertown, MA)
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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12 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
Warby Parker - Boston, MA (6 miles from Watertown, MA)
Warby Parker is searching for skilled and enthusiastic Apprentice 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
VisionWorks - Danvers, MA (18 miles from Watertown, MA)
Retail Licensed Optician Store 1176, Endicott Plaza, Danvers, Massachusetts, United States of America Req #16705 Monday, February 22, 2021 Summary: Assists customers with frame selection, fits and dispenses...
13 days ago

Demographic Data for Watertown, MA

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Watertown, MA

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

$65,662

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Watertown, MA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.5%)
  • 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 (3.0%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Opticians in Watertown, MA
  • 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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