Optician Jobs in Southfield, MI

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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imatters - Birmingham, MI (5 miles from Southfield, MI)
We even have a few awards and humbled to be considered the BEST OF for physicians and eyewear, as well as opticians....
1 day ago
imatters - Royal Oak, MI (7 miles from Southfield, MI)
We even have a few awards and humbled to be considered the BEST OF for physicians and eyewear, as well as opticians....
1 day ago
Henry Ford Health System - Farmington, MI (5 miles from Southfield, MI)
Job Information Henry Ford Health System Optician, Farmington Hills in Farmington Hills, Michigan GENERAL SUMMARY Responsible for selecting, measuring, and fitting eyewear following the doctors spectacle...
2 days ago
Eyeglass World - West Bloomfield, MI (5 miles from Southfield, MI)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers, if permitted by state law....
4 days ago
Henry Ford Health System - Detroit, MI (15 miles from Southfield, MI)
Job Information Henry Ford Health System Optician, Detroit in Detroit, Michigan GENERAL SUMMARY Responsible for selecting, measuring, and fitting eyewear following the doctors spectacle prescription...
5 days ago
Henry Ford Hospital - Bloomfield, MI (3 miles from Southfield, MI)
patients in and out, scheduling appointments, and retrieving insurance eligibility Responsible for neutralizing and verifying the spectacle prescription in the eyewear through the use of auto and manual lensometry...
6 days ago
Henry Ford Hospital - Detroit, MI (15 miles from Southfield, MI)
patients in and out, scheduling appointments, and retrieving insurance eligibility Responsible for neutralizing and verifying the spectacle prescription in the eyewear through the use of auto and manual lensometry...
7 days ago
MyEyeDr - Shelby Township, MI (19 miles from Southfield, MI)
Eyewear Consultant / Sales Associate Clearly, a career worth looking into. MyEyeDr. is a high-growth, premier healthcare company: a total vision care concept with a unique retail experience. We...
12 days ago
The Eye Group - Saint Clair Shores, MI (20 miles from Southfield, MI)
The Eye Group exclusively recruits ophthalmologists, optometrists, opticians, administrators, technicians and ophthalmic nurses....
12 days ago
Royal Oak, MI (7 miles from Southfield, MI)
Small family owned Optical in Royal Oak looking for experienced and FRIENDLY Optician. We are currently fairly flexible as far as scheduling. Work anywhere from 1-3, possibly 4 days per week....
13 days ago
Eyeglass World - Madison Heights, MI (9 miles from Southfield, MI)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers, if permitted by state law....
15 days ago
Henry Ford Hospital - Farmington Hills, MI (5 miles from Southfield, MI)
patients in and out, scheduling appointments, and retrieving insurance eligibility Responsible for neutralizing and verifying the spectacle prescription in the eyewear through the use of auto and manual lensometry...
18 days ago
SEE Eyewear - Southfield, MI
Requirements: Previous experience working as a bench optician or equivalent preferred but not required Education: High School Diploma/GED...
19 days ago
Walmart - Southgate, MI (20 miles from Southfield, MI)
Sells Optical products and services by assisting Members with purchasing decisions, measuring, adjusting, and repairing frames and lenses, completing eyewear/contact lens orders, identifying and verifying...
19 days ago
America's Best - Livonia, MI (9 miles from Southfield, MI)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers, as permitted by state law. Perform insertion and removal training of contact lenses to customers, as permitted by state law....
20 days ago

Demographic Data for Southfield, MI

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Optician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Certifiable Optician 101
This course supports the first eight chapters of the book, "Certifiable Optician". Topics addressed are:Metric system and conversions,basic physics of light,mirrors, flat, convex and...

Optician Certification Training

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Optometry Skills for Success
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Salary for Optician Jobs in Southfield, MI

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

$39,927

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Southfield, MI offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (18.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.6%)
  • Some College (5.2%)
  • 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 Southfield, MI
  • 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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