Optician Jobs in Michigan

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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Henry Ford Hospital - Westland, 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...
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Henry Ford Health System - Taylor, MI
Optician, Taylor Taylor, Michigan Hot Clinical/Allied Health Dec 11, 2020 Post Date 2011035 Requisition # Apply for Job --> Apply for Job Share this Job Sign Up for Job Alerts GENERAL SUMMARY Responsible...
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America's Best - Lincoln Park, MI
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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America's Best - Livonia, MI
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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America's Best - Livonia, MI
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
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America's Best - Royal Oak, MI
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
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Eyemart Express LLC - Portage, MI
Job Description: The Retail Sales Associate, also known as a Retail Optician, will primarily assist patients in selecting the eyeglass frames, lenses and lens coatings that best suit their needs....
3 days ago
Clarkson Eyecare - Saline, MI
An Optical Sales Associate is trained to dispense and fit glasses and contacts, working from the prescriptions written by optometrists....
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Clarkson Eyecare - Tecumseh, MI
An Optician is trained to dispense and fit glasses and contacts, working from the prescriptions written by optometrists....
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Clarkson Eyecare - Ann Arbor, MI
An Optical Sales Associate is trained to dispense and fit glasses and contacts, working from the prescriptions written by optometrists....
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Clarkson Eyecare - Tecumseh, MI
An Optical Sales Associate is trained to dispense and fit glasses and contacts, working from the prescriptions written by optometrists....
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Clarkson Eyecare - Ann Arbor, MI
Clarkson Eyecare (formerly Bennett Optometry) is looking for a friendly, engaging and enthusiastic Optician to act as the first point of contact for our patients and set the tone for the patient's visit...
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Clarkson Eyecare - Saline, MI
An Optician is trained to dispense and fit glasses and contacts, working from the prescriptions written by optometrists....
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4 days ago
Eye Care Partners - Wyandotte, MI
Wyandotte Eye Center is looking for a part time optician 2-3 days per week!...
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Fortney Eyecare - Dearborn, MI
Requirements: Apply with resume listing relevant qualifications to be considered Minimum of 3+ years experience working as an optician Computer friendly in basic windows based applications - Office...
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Demographic Data for Michigan

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Optician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optometry Skills for Success
For optometry students, pre-registration and novice optometrists (and those returning to work), junior eye doctors, dispensing opticians and orthoptists preparing for refraction exams, contact...

Diploma in Optometry
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Salary for Optician Jobs in Michigan

This is the average annual salary for Optician jobs in Michigan as reported by the BLS.

$39,142

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Michigan offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.6%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.8%)
  • Some College (5.2%)
  • 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 Michigan
  • 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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