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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LensCrafters - Moorestown, NJ (19 miles from Trenton, 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
Luxottica Group - Cherry Hill, NJ (24 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...
1 day ago
LensCrafters - Lawrenceville, NJ (4 miles from Trenton, 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....
11 hours ago
LensCrafters - East Brunswick, NJ (22 miles from Trenton, 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 - Freehold, NJ (23 miles from Trenton, 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
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...
4 hours 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...
4 hours ago
United States Vision - Moorestown, NJ (19 miles from Trenton, NJ)
. ## Qualifications * Must be licensed to work as an optician within the State * Prior optical experience preferred but not required * Must possess proven track record of customer service * Prior retail...
22 hours 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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1 day ago Vision Center by Walmart
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...
3 hours ago
Doylestown, PA (22 miles from Trenton, NJ)
Experienced optician and full staff have been here for 10+ years. We are expanding and looking for someone who wants to be a part of our team. Thanks for your interest....
5 days ago
VisionWorks - Cherry Hill, NJ (24 miles from Trenton, NJ)
Call for insurance pre-authorization; notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, etc. 5. Conduct all pre-test functions for eye exams to specifications....
5 days ago
America's Best - Princeton, NJ (11 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
Luxottica Group - Moorestown, NJ (19 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...
6 days ago
America's Best - Englishtown, NJ (20 miles from Trenton, 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....
6 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

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Trenton, 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 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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