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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College Point, NY (23 miles from Linden, NJ)
Busy optometric office seeking full time optician for sales and lens orders. Perfect opportunity for new graduate to build a career in a longstanding and professional practice. 401K plan available....
2 days ago
Target - Jersey City, NJ (11 miles from Linden, 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...
19 hours ago
Warby Parker - New York City, NY (14 miles from Linden, NJ)
Warby Parker is searching for skilled and enthusiastic Opticians to join our growing team of in-house optical all-stars and play an integral part in what we're all abouthelping people see!...
2 days ago
Bronx, NY (21 miles from Linden, NJ)
ELITE EYE CARE CENTERS IN THE BRONX ARE CURRENTLY LOOKING TO FILL SALES POSITIONS FOR THE RIGHT CANDIDATES....
2 days ago
Hackensack, NJ (20 miles from Linden, NJ)
Seeking Optical Sales Person for my private optometry office in Bergen County. Your main job would be selling glasses and applying insurance benefits when necessary to the sales....
2 days ago
Pildes Optical - New York, NY (15 miles from Linden, NJ)
Optician Pildes Optical NEW YORK, New York 10024 See More Results Description Must be experienced in the OPTICAL field....
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Warby Parker - New York, NY (15 miles from Linden, NJ)
Warby Parker is searching for skilled and enthusiastic Opticians to join our growing team of in-house optical all-stars and play an integral part in what were all abouthelping people see!...
2 days ago
Target - Jersey City, NJ (11 miles from Linden, 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...
1 hour ago
Target - Clifton, NJ (18 miles from Linden, NJ)
Job Information Luxottica FT Licensed Optician - Clifton, NJ - Target Optical in Clifton, New Jersey Requisition ID: 307390 Store # : 004960 Target Optical Position: Full-Time At Target Optical, we...
3 days ago
America's Best - Edison, NJ (10 miles from Linden, 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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5 days ago America's Best
Eye To Eye Careers - Manhattan, NY (15 miles from Linden, NJ)
Qualified candidate must be customer friendly and have optical sales background....
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5 days ago Eye To Eye Careers
America's Best - Wayne, NJ (22 miles from Linden, 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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6 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Wayne, NJ (22 miles from Linden, NJ)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
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6 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Paramus, NJ (24 miles from Linden, 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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6 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Paramus, NJ (24 miles from Linden, NJ)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
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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 (30.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.5%)
  • 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 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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