Optician Jobs in Saint Louis, MO

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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National Vision - Fairview Heights, IL (10 miles from Saint Louis, MO)
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....
13 hours ago
Eye Care Partners - Saint Louis, MO
If you are a team player excited by the latest eye care technologies and passionate about customer service, you belong here!...
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11 hours ago Eye Care Partners
Clarkson Eyecare - Clayton, MO (7 miles from Saint Louis, MO)
lens orders in E360 Assist other areas when needed General office duties and cleaning to be assigned by manager Provide exceptional customer service at all times to both external and internal customers...
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15 hours ago
Clarkson Eyecare - Saint Charles, MO (20 miles from Saint Louis, MO)
lens orders in E360 Assist other areas when needed General office duties and cleaning to be assigned by manager Provide exceptional customer service at all times to both external and internal customers...
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2 days ago
Eye Care Partners - Des Peres, MO (13 miles from Saint Louis, MO)
Our service-oriented team provides an integrated network of services to cover the entire lifecycle of a patient's eye care needs, allowing our doctors and their teams to do what they do best care for...
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7 days ago Eye Care Partners
Ballwin, MO (19 miles from Saint Louis, MO)
Sells miscellaneous products such as cleaners, contact lens supply, sunglasses, safety glasses, etc...
13 days ago
Wal-Mart - Saint Louis, MO
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...
14 days ago
Walmart - Saint Louis, MO
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...
14 days ago
Creve Coeur, MO (14 miles from Saint Louis, MO)
Looking for a Qualified Optician, preferably with an ABO Certification. Youll be working in the number one rated Optical Shop in the Midwest as voted by the St. Louis Magazine A-List....
15 days ago
Walmart - Saint Charles, MO (20 miles from Saint Louis, MO)
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...
21 days ago
Luxottica Group - Kirkwood, MO (13 miles from Saint Louis, MO)
Dispenses contact lenses. Dispense quality products....
21 days ago
U.S. Vision - Fairview Heights, IL (10 miles from Saint Louis, MO)
OverviewU.S. Vision is one of the largest eyewear companies in the United States. We have been engaged in the retail optical business since 1967. We are the second largest independent operator of...
21 days ago
RIP CURL / SD EYES - Saint Louis, MO
Optical sales experience to independent ECP'S and a strong following is preferable. We offer high commission, a terrific portfolio and the ability to carry other non competitive lines....
22 days ago
Korrect Optical - Saint Louis, MO
Job Skills / Requirements Experienced licensed optician needed immediately at the St Louis VA hospital Jefferson Barraks campus This is a full time position M-F 8-4:30 helping our nations veterans with...
22 days ago
Clarkson Eyecare - Saint Louis, MO
lens orders in E360 Assist other areas when needed General office duties and cleaning to be assigned by manager Provide exceptional customer service at all times to both external and internal customers...
22 days ago

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Saint Louis, MO

This is the average annual salary for Optician jobs in Saint Louis, MO as reported by the BLS.

$48,254

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Saint Louis, MO offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.4%)
  • 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 Saint Louis, MO
  • 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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