Optician Jobs in Linden, 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 - Hackensack, NJ (20 miles from Linden, 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....
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Target Optical - Linden, 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
LensCrafters - Paramus, NJ (24 miles from Linden, 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....
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Target Optical - Bronx, NY (21 miles from Linden, 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....
11 hours ago
Studio Optix - New York, NY (16 miles from Linden, NJ)
We are looking to hire an experienced Optician, knowledgable in all aspects including Ophthalmic lenses, frame adjustments, neutralizing,( LAB edging a plus) Contact Lenses, and high end eyewear....
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Warby Parker - Shrewsbury, NJ (22 miles from Linden, 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!...
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Luxottica Group - New York, NY (16 miles from Linden, 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...
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CVS Health - Secaucus, NJ (14 miles from Linden, 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....
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LensCrafters - Wayne, NJ (22 miles from Linden, NJ)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician creates exceptional value in the lives of customers by delivering Signature Customer Experiences....
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LensCrafters - Edgewater, NJ (19 miles from Linden, 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....
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LensCrafters - Holmdel, NJ (17 miles from Linden, 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....
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Luxottica Group - Jersey City, NJ (11 miles from Linden, 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...
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LensCrafters - Paramus, NJ (24 miles from Linden, NJ)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician creates exceptional value in the lives of customers by delivering Signature Customer Experiences....
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Target Optical - Clifton, NJ (18 miles from Linden, 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
LensCrafters - Totowa, NJ (20 miles from Linden, 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....
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Salary for Optician Jobs in Linden, NJ

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

$61,280

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Linden, 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 Linden, 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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