Optician Jobs in Hackensack, 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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America's Best - Garfield, NJ (3 miles from Hackensack, 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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America's Best - Garfield, NJ (3 miles from Hackensack, 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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1 day ago America's Best
New York, NY (9 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
sales, dispensing and adjustments...
15 hours ago
RIP CURL / SD EYES - Bronx, NY (8 miles from Hackensack, 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....
4 hours ago
RIP CURL / SD EYES - Brooklyn, NY (13 miles from Hackensack, 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....
4 hours ago
Forest Hills, NY (15 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Brand new high end practice in Forest Hills is looking for a Russian speaking Optician that will be able to demonstrate exceptional patient care and customer service skills....
4 hours ago
RIP CURL / SD EYES - Yonkers, NY (9 miles from Hackensack, 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....
4 hours ago
RIP CURL / SD EYES - New York, NY (9 miles from Hackensack, 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....
4 hours ago
Pildes Optical - New York, NY (9 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Optician Pildes Optical NEW YORK, New York 10024 See More Results Description Must be experienced in the OPTICAL field....
2 days ago
RIP CURL / SD EYES - New City, NY (18 miles from Hackensack, 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....
4 hours ago
Target - Jersey City, NJ (11 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Job Information Luxottica FT Licensed Optician - Jersey City, NJ - Target Optical in Jersey City, New Jersey Requisition ID: 307501 Store # : 009701 Target Optical Position: Full-Time At Target Optical...
2 days ago
New York, NY (9 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Prior optical sales, experience working in an Optometrist's office, insurance billing and/or contact lens experience are preferred....
1 day ago
Cohen's Fashion Optical - Livingston, NJ 07039, NJ (16 miles from Hackensack, 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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13 hours ago
RIP CURL / SD EYES - Staten Island, NY (18 miles from Hackensack, 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....
4 hours ago
Target - Jersey City, NJ (11 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Job Information Luxottica PT Licensed Optician - Jersey City, NJ - Target Optical in Jersey City, New Jersey Requisition ID: 307521 Store # : 009701 Target Optical Position: Part-Time At Target Optical...
3 days ago

Demographic Data for Hackensack, NJ

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Hackensack, NJ

This is the average annual salary for Optician jobs in Hackensack, 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 Hackensack, 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 Hackensack, 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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