Optician Jobs in Fort Monmouth, 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 (24 miles from Fort Monmouth, 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 (1 mile from Fort Monmouth, 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!...
9 hours ago
BJ's Wholesale Club - Linden, NJ (24 miles from Fort Monmouth, NJ)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
5 hours ago
LensCrafters - Holmdel, NJ (7 miles from Fort Monmouth, 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 - Eatontown, NJ (1 mile from Fort Monmouth, 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 (20 miles from Fort Monmouth, 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 (13 miles from Fort Monmouth, 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 - Toms River, NJ (22 miles from Fort Monmouth, 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 (23 miles from Fort Monmouth, 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....
20 hours ago
Walmart - Edison, NJ (23 miles from Fort Monmouth, 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...
12 hours ago
Walmart - Edison, NJ (23 miles from Fort Monmouth, 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 days ago
Eye Care Partners - Red Bank, NJ (3 miles from Fort Monmouth, 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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Eye Care Partners - Toms River, NJ (22 miles from Fort Monmouth, 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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5 days ago Eye Care Partners
Eye Care Partners - Eatontown, NJ (1 mile from Fort Monmouth, 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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5 days ago Eye Care Partners
America's Best - Englishtown, NJ (16 miles from Fort Monmouth, 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....
6 days ago

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Fort Monmouth, NJ

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

$61,280

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Fort Monmouth, 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 Fort Monmouth, 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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