Optician Jobs in Omaha, NE

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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Stanton Optical - Omaha, NE
Do you share our vision of modernizing eye care for all people and making eye care easy? Do you have a high school diploma or equivalent required?...
1 day ago
Eyemart Express LLC - Omaha, NE
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....
4 days ago
VisionWorks - Omaha, NE
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 145, Westroads Mall, Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America Req #15940 Friday, January 8, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the SERVE...
9 days ago
Midwest Eye Care PC - Council Bluffs, IA (3 miles from Omaha, NE)
The optician position supports the contact lens department by assisting with patient care and contact lens dispensing as well....
9 days ago
Walmart - Omaha, NE
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...
11 days ago
Shopko Optical - Bellevue, NE (9 miles from Omaha, NE)
Shopko Optical provides excellent patient-centric care and high-quality eyewear through its dedicated team of optometrists and opticians....
11 days ago
Shopko Optical - Papillion, NE (11 miles from Omaha, NE)
Shopko Optical is seeking Opticians to join our New team in Papillion, NE! On the job training provided. Part-Time and Full-Time opportunities available....
30+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Omaha, NE
Requisition ID: 295985 Store # : 001976 Target Optical Position: Full-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...
30+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Papillion, NE (11 miles from Omaha, NE)
Requisition ID: 286362 Store # : 004005 Target Optical Position: Casual Part-Time At Target Optical, we help people see and look great and have a blast doing it! We make caring for peoples vision...
45+ days ago
Shopko Optical - Omaha, NE
Shopko Optical is seeking Opticians to join our teams in the Omaha Area! On the job training provided. Part-time and Full-time opportunities available....
90+ days ago
Shopko Optical - Bellevue, NE (9 miles from Omaha, NE)
Shopko Optical in Bellevue, Nebraska is seeking Opticians to join our team! Part-time opportunities available and on the job training provided....
90+ days ago
Walmart - Papillion, NE (11 miles from Omaha, NE)
lens orders, identifying and verifying prescription information, completing and maintaining paperwork, forms, and other required documentation, collecting payments for doctor services, and performing...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Omaha, NE

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Omaha, NE

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

$38,695

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Omaha, NE offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.5%)
  • 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 Omaha, NE
  • 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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