Optician Jobs in Trenton, 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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National Vision - Levittown, PA (5 miles from Trenton, NJ)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers, as permitted by state law. Perform insertion and removal training of contact lenses to customers, as permitted by state law....
1 day ago
Walmart - Willow Grove, PA (20 miles from Trenton, 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...
3 days ago
Walmart - Cinnaminson, NJ (19 miles from Trenton, 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...
4 days ago
America's Best - Hamilton, 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 - Englishtown, NJ (20 miles from Trenton, 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
BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc. - Hamilton, NJ
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
7 days ago
VisionWorks - Mount Laurel, NJ (20 miles from Trenton, NJ)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 680, East Gate Square, Mt Laurel, New Jersey, United States of America Req #15924 Friday, January 8, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the...
9 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Willow Grove, PA (20 miles from Trenton, NJ)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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11 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
BJ's - Hamilton, NJ (8 miles from Trenton, NJ)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
12 days ago
National Vision Incorporated - Englishtown, NJ (20 miles from Trenton, 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....
27 days ago
VisionWorks - Bensalem, PA (13 miles from Trenton, NJ)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 686, 2240 Street Rd, Bensalem, Pennsylvania, United States of America Req #15077 Tuesday, November 17, 2020 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing...
60+ days ago
BJ's - Philadelphia, PA (18 miles from Trenton, NJ)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
60+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Freehold, NJ (23 miles from Trenton, 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...
60+ days ago
Luxottica Group - East Brunswick, NJ (22 miles from Trenton, 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...
60+ days ago
Walmart - Freehold, NJ (23 miles from Trenton, 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...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Trenton, NJ

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

$62,533

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Trenton, 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 Trenton, 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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