Optician Jobs in Paramus, 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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RIP CURL / SD EYES - Bronx, NY (11 miles from Paramus, 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....
1 day ago
RIP CURL / SD EYES - Brooklyn, NY (17 miles from Paramus, 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....
1 day ago
Forest Hills, NY (19 miles from Paramus, 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....
1 day ago
New York, NY (13 miles from Paramus, NJ)
sales, dispensing and adjustments...
2 days ago
Luxottica Group - New York, NY (13 miles from Paramus, 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...
13 hours ago
RIP CURL / SD EYES - Yonkers, NY (9 miles from Paramus, 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....
1 day ago
RIP CURL / SD EYES - New York, NY (13 miles from Paramus, 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....
1 day ago
James Tracey Eye Care - Wyckoff, NJ (6 miles from Paramus, NJ)
James Tracey Eye Care is a well-established private optometry practice with high-end optical boutique....
1 day ago
America's Best - Linden, NJ (23 miles from Paramus, NJ)
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible. America's Best Contacts and Eyeglasses is one of the largest optical retailers in the United States....
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15 hours ago America's Best
America's Best - Linden, NJ (23 miles from Paramus, 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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15 hours ago America's Best
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Paramus, NJ
At LensCrafters, we feel the world deserves a thoughtful and caring partner who understands that true vision care is a synergy of trusted eye care and exceptional eyewear....
5 hours ago
RIP CURL / SD EYES - New City, NY (15 miles from Paramus, 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....
1 day ago
America's Best - Linden, NJ (23 miles from Paramus, 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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15 hours ago America's Best
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Flushing, NY (18 miles from Paramus, NJ)
At LensCrafters, we feel the world deserves a thoughtful and caring partner who understands that true vision care is a synergy of trusted eye care and exceptional eyewear....
5 hours ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - New York, NY (13 miles from Paramus, NJ)
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...
5 hours ago

Demographic Data for Paramus, NJ

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Paramus, NJ

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

$61,280

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Paramus, 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 Paramus, 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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