Optician Jobs in Edison, 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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Target Optical - Linden, NJ (10 miles from Edison, NJ)
The Licensed Optician lives out the Target Optical Way by embracing the Mindsets: People Focused, Collaborative, Accountable to Results, Think Differently and Simple, Fun and In Style....
1 day ago
Warby Parker - Shrewsbury, NJ (22 miles from Edison, NJ)
Warby Parker is searching for skilled and enthusiastic Apprentice Opticians to join our growing team of in-house optical all-stars and play an integral part in what were all abouthelping people see!...
1 hour ago
CVS Health - Secaucus, NJ (24 miles from Edison, NJ)
Sales Education High School Graduate or equivalent Business Overview At CVS Health, we are joined in a common purpose: helping people on their path to better health....
2 days ago
Luxottica Group - Jersey City, NJ (22 miles from Edison, NJ)
customer service skills: communicator, listener & team builder Knowledge of current store merchandise Strong basic math skills Awareness of current fashion trends Selling skills ability to use & carry an iPAD...
1 day ago
LensCrafters - Holmdel, NJ (15 miles from Edison, NJ)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
1 day ago
LensCrafters - Lawrenceville, NJ (23 miles from Edison, NJ)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
12 hours ago
LensCrafters - Eatontown, NJ (23 miles from Edison, NJ)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
1 day ago
LensCrafters - East Brunswick, NJ (5 miles from Edison, NJ)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
1 day ago
LensCrafters - Freehold, NJ (20 miles from Edison, NJ)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
1 day ago
LensCrafters - East Hanover, NJ (20 miles from Edison, NJ)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
1 day ago
LensCrafters - Edison, NJ
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
12 hours ago
Walmart - Edison, NJ
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...
4 hours ago
Korrect Optical - East Orange, NJ (20 miles from Edison, NJ)
Optical lab seeks licensed optician for professional setting inside of East Orange VA Hospital. Individual will also cover sick and vacation time in New York Harbor Area as well as Lyons NJ....
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Walmart - Edison, NJ
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...
3 days ago
Eye Care Partners - Red Bank, NJ (20 miles from Edison, NJ)
Eyes First Vision Center is looking for a Licensed Optician. 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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Salary for Optician Jobs in Edison, NJ

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

$61,280

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Edison, NJ 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 Edison, 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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