Optician Jobs in Elk River, MN

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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Fairview Health Services - Andover, MN (8 miles from Elk River, MN)
Responsibilities/Job Description The Optician is a member of the Optometry care team....
2 days ago
Fairview Health Services - Brooklyn Park, MN (21 miles from Elk River, MN)
Responsibilities/Job Description The Optician is a member of the Optometry care team....
2 days ago
Luxottica - Osseo, MN (14 miles from Elk River, MN)
Requisition ID:** 307143**Store #** : 002202 Target Optical**Position:** Casual Part-TimeAt Target Optical, we help people see and look great - and have a blast doing it! We make caring for...
5 days ago
Visionworks - Blaine, MN (20 miles from Elk River, MN)
Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the SERVE selling strategy to Super Serve the Customer's needs. Essential Responsibilities: Greet all customers in-person and by phone...
20 days ago
Maple Grove Pearle Vision - Osseo, MN (14 miles from Elk River, MN)
You will be an Optician responsible for selling eyewear and contact lenses and services in a retail setting in order to drive company revenue....
30+ days ago
Visionworks - Osseo, MN (14 miles from Elk River, MN)
Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the SERVE selling strategy to Super Serve the Customer's needs.Essential Responsibilities:* Greet all customers in-person and by phone promptly and...
30+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Blaine, MN (23 miles from Elk River, MN)
Requisition ID: 294461 Store # : 002094 Target Optical Position: Part-Time At Target Optical, we help people see and look great and have a blast doing it! We make caring for peoples vision fun. We...
45+ days ago
Pearle Vision - Elk River, MN
State licensure or certification by a nationally-recognized opticianry association as an optician....
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Elk River, MN

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Elk River, MN

This is the average annual salary for Optician jobs in Elk River, MN as reported by the BLS.

$45,606

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Elk River, MN 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 Elk River, MN
  • 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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