Optician Jobs in Ledgewood, 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.

Search Optician Jobs

1-15 of 15 Jobs
America's Best - Wayne, NJ (22 miles from Ledgewood, NJ)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
Direct Apply

1 day ago America's Best
America's Best - Wayne, NJ (22 miles from Ledgewood, 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....
Direct Apply

7 hours ago America's Best
National Vision - Ledgewood, NJ
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
6 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Roxbury Township, NJ (2 miles from Ledgewood, NJ)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
8 days ago
Madison Eyes - Madison, NJ (15 miles from Ledgewood, NJ)
Optician -Full Time - Madison, NJ - Multi-OD practice About the Practice Our practice was started in 1995 in Madison, NJ and over the years we have continued to provide the best quality eye care in...
8 days ago
National Vision - Plainfield, NJ (21 miles from Ledgewood, NJ)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers, if permitted by state law....
10 days ago
Branchburg Eye Physicians - Branchburg, NJ (24 miles from Ledgewood, NJ)
Contracting opticians can also apply. Enjoy working for an independent ophthalmology practice. Come join our great team....
12 days ago
Emerging Vision - Rockaway, NJ (10 miles from Ledgewood, NJ)
Assist patients with contact lens selection, education, and care....
13 days ago
America's Best - Parsippany, NJ (13 miles from Ledgewood, 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....
Direct Apply

13 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Watchung, NJ (20 miles from Ledgewood, 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....
Direct Apply

13 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Union, NJ (24 miles from Ledgewood, 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....
Direct Apply

14 days ago America's Best
Talent Care - Warren, NJ (19 miles from Ledgewood, NJ)
Apply Now Why Youll Love This Job An Optician is responsible for all facets of the dispensary while maintaining the highest level of customer service....
17 days ago
Luxottica Group - Short Hills, NJ (19 miles from Ledgewood, NJ)
We are committed to excellence in service; our stylists and opticians assist customers in selecting that perfect frame....
26 days ago
Engage2Excel - Westfield, NJ (22 miles from Ledgewood, NJ)
If you combine solid customer service skills and some experience in retail and/or optical, with a positive attitude, attention to detail, and the motivation to learn and grow professionally, the Optician...
28 days ago
BJ's - Ledgewood, NJ
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Ledgewood, NJ

Moving to Ledgewood, NJ? Find some basic demographic data about Ledgewood, NJ below.


3,609
174
Small

Optician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optometry Skills for Success
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...

Diploma in Optometry
Optometry is a health care profession that involves examining the eyes and applicable visual systems for defects or abnormalities as well as the correction of refractive error with glasses or...

Salary for Optician Jobs in Ledgewood, NJ

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

$61,280

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Optician positions

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Ledgewood, NJ offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.7%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.7%)
  • Some College (5.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.1%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Opticians in Ledgewood, 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%)

Optician Related Career Advice Articles

How to Become an Optician: Education, Training & More

Want to know how to become an optician? Learn more about the training and education requirements you’ll need to get your optician license.


Top 10 Optician Qualifications You Need to Succeed

Check out the top 10 optician qualifications based on iHireOptometry’s analysis of the optician job requirements listed in nearly 1,500 job postings.


Resume Writing Tips for Opticians

Looking for resume tips for opticians? Get advice from the experts at iHireOptometry and learn how to write an interview-winning optician resume.