Optician Jobs in Wayne, 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 - Wayne, NJ
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
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1 day ago America's Best
Brooklyn, NY (21 miles from Wayne, NJ)
Optical boutique with great history and high-end luxury eyewear is seeking an energetic, professional, well-spoken individual with previous experience in opticianry and sales. Looking for...
2 days ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - New York, NY (18 miles from Wayne, 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...
15 hours ago
America's Best - Spring Valley, NY (15 miles from Wayne, 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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1 day ago America's Best
America's Best - Wayne, 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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Jobs2Web (Posting) - New York, NY (18 miles from Wayne, NJ)
We are committed to excellence in service; our stylists and opticians assist customers in selecting that perfect frame....
2 days ago
Luxottica Group - West Nyack, NY (17 miles from Wayne, 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
BJ's - North Bergen, NJ (15 miles from Wayne, NJ)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
1 day ago
Target - West Nyack, NY (17 miles from Wayne, NJ)
PT Licensed Optician - West Nyack, NY - Target Optical Date: Apr 5, 2021 Brand: Target Optical Location: West Nyack, NY, US, 10994 Requisition ID: 354662 Store # : 00A613 Target Optical Position: Part-Time...
1 day ago
Staten Island, NY (23 miles from Wayne, NJ)
Optical Sales Associate: The Sales Associate is responsible for selling, fitting and dispensing eyewear to customers. Job Description What would you do?...
3 days ago
America's Best - Linden, NJ (22 miles from Wayne, 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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3 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Linden, NJ (22 miles from Wayne, 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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3 days ago America's Best
Luxottica Group - New York, NY (19 miles from Wayne, NJ)
We are committed to excellence in service; our stylists and opticians assist customers in selecting that perfect frame....
4 days ago
Luxottica Group - New York, NY (19 miles from Wayne, NJ)
We are committed to excellence in service; our stylists and opticians assist customers in selecting that perfect frame....
4 days ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - New York, NY (18 miles from Wayne, NJ)
Backed by the power of Luxottica, our athletes and customers expect the best in sports performance and Oakley employees help to fuel this drive GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician fills ophthalmic...
4 days ago

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Wayne, NJ

This is the average annual salary for Optician jobs in Wayne, 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 Wayne, NJ offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.4%)
  • 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 (3.1%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

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