Optician Jobs in Toms River, 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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America's Best - Englishtown, NJ (22 miles from Toms River, 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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5 days ago America's Best
America's Best - West Long Branch, NJ (22 miles from Toms River, NJ)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
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5 days ago America's Best
America's Best - West Long Branch, NJ (22 miles from Toms River, 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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5 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Toms River, 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

8 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Brick, NJ (4 miles from Toms River, 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

8 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Englishtown, NJ (22 miles from Toms River, NJ)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
9 days ago
America's Best - Englishtown, NJ (22 miles from Toms River, 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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9 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Englishtown, NJ (22 miles from Toms River, 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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9 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Englishtown, NJ (22 miles from Toms River, 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....
20 days ago
Walmart - Freehold, NJ (18 miles from Toms River, NJ)
Sells Optical products and services by assisting Members with purchasing decisions, measuring, adjusting, and repairing frames and lenses, completing eyewear/contact lens orders, identifying and verifying...
27 days ago
VisionWorks - Neptune, NJ (16 miles from Toms River, NJ)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 460, 2200 Route 66, Neptune, New Jersey, United States of America Req #16320 Monday, January 25, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the...
30+ days ago
CVS Health - Toms River, NJ
The Licensed Optician is responsible for delivering key customer experiences and results through our brand pillars: innovation, collaboration, caring, integrity, and accountability....
45+ days ago
VisionWorks - Shrewsbury, NJ (24 miles from Toms River, NJ)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 532, Shrewsbury Plaza, Shrewsbury, New Jersey, United States of America Req #15925 Friday, January 8, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the...
45+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Freehold, NJ (18 miles from Toms River, 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...
90+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Eatontown, NJ (21 miles from Toms River, 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...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Toms River, NJ

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Optician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Toms River, NJ

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

$61,280

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Toms River, NJ offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.5%)
  • 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 (3.0%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Opticians in Toms River, 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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