Optician Jobs in Nebraska

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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America's Best - Omaha, NE
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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Shopko Optical - Lincoln, NE
Shopko Optical is seeking Opticians to join our team in Lincoln, Nebraska! On the job training provided. Full-Time and Part-Time opportunities available!...
23 hours 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...
2 hours 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 - Papillion, NE
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 9, Shadow Lake Towne Center, Papillion, Nebraska, United States of America Req #17356 Monday, March 29, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing...
21 days ago
Thenewstribune Com - York, NE
As an optician, youll have the opportunity to make our patients feel good by making them look good. Prefer experience in an optometric/health care practice, but will train the right person....
22 days ago
Nebraska Medical Center - Omaha, NE
Working knowledge of contact lens fitting and optical eyeglass dispensing required. Superior customer service skills required. Demonstrated sales and marketing ability required....
25 days ago
Undisclosed - York, NE
As an optician, you'll have the opportunity to make our patients feel good by making them look good. Prefer experience in an optometric/health care practice, but will train the right person....
26 days ago
RIP CURL / SD EYES - Omaha, NE
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....
27 days ago
RIP CURL / SD EYES - Lincoln, NE
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....
27 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...
30+ days ago
Shopko Optical - Bellevue, NE
Shopko Optical provides excellent patient-centric care and high-quality eyewear through its dedicated team of optometrists and opticians....
30+ days ago
Shopko Optical - Omaha, NE
Shopko Optical is seeking Part-Time Opticians to join our New team in Omaha, Nebraska! On the job training provided....
90+ 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...
90+ days ago
Shopko Optical - Papillion, 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....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Nebraska

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1,826,766
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Optician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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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...

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Nebraska

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

$38,466

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Nebraska offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.8%)
  • 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 Nebraska
  • 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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