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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imatters - Birmingham, MI
We even have a few awards and humbled to be considered the BEST OF for physicians and eyewear, as well as opticians....
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imatters - Royal Oak, MI
We even have a few awards and humbled to be considered the BEST OF for physicians and eyewear, as well as opticians....
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America's Best - Battle Creek, 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....
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Eyeglass World - Grand Rapids, MI
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers, if permitted by state law....
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America's Best - Holland, 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....
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Henry Ford Health System - Farmington, 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...
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United States Vision - Manistee, MI
Sales Associate delivers excellence to provide a professional and positive experience for all patients, customers, colleagues, and business partners and works with the Optical Sales Manager in the:...
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America's Best - Grand Blanc, 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....
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Walmart - Mount Pleasant, 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...
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Eyeglass World - Grandville, MI
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers, if permitted by state law....
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Clarkson Eyecare - Three Rivers, 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 - East Lansing, 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 - Three Rivers, 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 - 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 - Haslett, 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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Demographic Data for Michigan

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Optician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optician Certification Training

No matter which area of opticianry you choose, you'll be in high demand in the job market because the need for eye care professionals is constantly expanding. It may surprise you to learn that...


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...

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...

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 (30.0%)
  • 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 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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