Optician Jobs in Rockaway, 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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LensCrafters - Rockaway, 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 - Hackensack, NJ (23 miles from Rockaway, 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 (22 miles from Rockaway, 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....
1 day ago
LensCrafters - Wayne, NJ (13 miles from Rockaway, NJ)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician creates exceptional value in the lives of customers by delivering Signature Customer Experiences....
1 day ago
LensCrafters - Paramus, NJ (22 miles from Rockaway, NJ)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician creates exceptional value in the lives of customers by delivering Signature Customer Experiences....
1 day ago
Target Optical - Clifton, NJ (19 miles from Rockaway, 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 (16 miles from Rockaway, 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....
1 day ago
LensCrafters - East Hanover, NJ (11 miles from Rockaway, 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....
1 day ago
National Vision Incorporated - Roxbury Township, NJ (13 miles from Rockaway, NJ)
. * Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law. * Perform insertion and removal training of contact lenses to patients as directed by management and permitted...
22 hours ago
Korrect Optical - East Orange, NJ (19 miles from Rockaway, NJ)
Optical lab seeks licensed optician for professional setting inside of East Orange VA Hospital. Individual will also cover sick and vacation time in New York Harbor Area as well as Lyons NJ....
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James Tracey Eye Care - Wyckoff, NJ (17 miles from Rockaway, NJ)
We are a well-established private optometry practice with a high-end optical boutique. We are currently hiring for a full time Licensed Optician....
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3 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Roxbury Township, NJ (13 miles from Rockaway, NJ)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
7 days ago
America's Best - Union, NJ (21 miles from Rockaway, 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....
7 days ago
Luxottica Group - Paramus, NJ (22 miles from Rockaway, 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...
8 days ago
National Vision - Plainfield, NJ (23 miles from Rockaway, NJ)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers, if permitted by state law....
19 days ago

Demographic Data for Rockaway, NJ

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Rockaway, NJ

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

$61,280

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Rockaway, 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 Rockaway, 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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