Optician Jobs in East Brunswick, NJ

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 - Plainfield, NJ (12 miles from East Brunswick, NJ)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers, if permitted by state law....
2 days ago
America's Best - Englishtown, NJ (11 miles from East Brunswick, NJ)
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible. America's Best Contacts and Eyeglasses is one of the largest optical retailers in the United States....
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21 hours ago America's Best
America's Best - Englishtown, NJ (11 miles from East Brunswick, NJ)
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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21 hours ago America's Best
Hopewell, NJ (19 miles from East Brunswick, NJ)
Assist with ordering contact lenses and training patients. On site lab includes Coburn automated system and Briot edgers....
3 days ago
America's Best - Englishtown, NJ (11 miles from East Brunswick, NJ)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers. Perform insertion and removal training of contact lenses to customers. Educate clients on proper eyeglass and contact lens care....
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21 hours ago America's Best
Cohen's Fashion Optical - Livingston, NJ 07039, NJ (24 miles from East Brunswick, NJ)
We are looking for a licenced optician or apprentice to join our team. Either full or part-time position is available. Optical experience is preferred! Great growth opportunity. Friendly staff....
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14 hours ago
RIP CURL / SD EYES - Staten Island, NY (21 miles from East Brunswick, NJ)
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....
5 hours ago
BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc. - Howell, NJ (23 miles from East Brunswick, NJ)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
3 days ago
BJ's - Howell, NJ (23 miles from East Brunswick, NJ)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
6 days ago
America's Best - Edison, NJ (5 miles from East Brunswick, NJ)
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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8 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Watchung, NJ (14 miles from East Brunswick, NJ)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers. Perform insertion and removal training of contact lenses to customers. Educate clients on proper eyeglass and contact lens care....
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8 days ago America's Best
America's Best - West Long Branch, NJ (23 miles from East Brunswick, NJ)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers. Perform insertion and removal training of contact lenses to customers. Educate clients on proper eyeglass and contact lens care....
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8 days ago America's Best
America's Best - West Long Branch, NJ (23 miles from East Brunswick, NJ)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
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8 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Woodbridge, NJ (10 miles from East Brunswick, NJ)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers. Perform insertion and removal training of contact lenses to customers. Educate clients on proper eyeglass and contact lens care....
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8 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Holmdel, NJ (13 miles from East Brunswick, NJ)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers. Perform insertion and removal training of contact lenses to customers. Educate clients on proper eyeglass and contact lens care....
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Demographic Data for East Brunswick, NJ

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Salary for Optician Jobs in East Brunswick, NJ

This is the average annual salary for Optician jobs in East Brunswick, NJ as reported by the BLS.

$61,280

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in East Brunswick, NJ 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 East Brunswick, NJ
  • 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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