Optician Jobs in Central Islip, NY

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 - Levittown, NY (17 miles from Central Islip, NY)
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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Eye Vision Associates - Nesconset, NY (5 miles from Central Islip, NY)
Company Description Eye Vision Associates has been a provider of high quality eye-care for over 60 years....
1 day ago
America's Best - Centereach, NY (8 miles from Central Islip, NY)
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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VisionWorks - West Babylon, NY (9 miles from Central Islip, NY)
Retail Licensed Optician Store 1202, Great South Bay, West Babylon, New York, United States of America Req #16016 Tuesday, January 19, 2021 Summary: Assists customers with frame selection, fits and...
13 hours ago
Target - Sayville, NY (8 miles from Central Islip, NY)
Job Information Luxottica FT Licensed Optician - Sayville, NY - Target Optical in Sayville, New York Requisition ID: 307665 Store # : 003014 Target Optical Position: Full-Time At Target Optical, we...
4 days ago
America's Best - Carle Place, NY (21 miles from Central Islip, NY)
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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7 days ago America's Best
Vision Center by Walmart - Middle Island, NY (14 miles from Central Islip, NY)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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7 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
Luxottica Group - Sayville, NY (8 miles from Central Islip, NY)
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....
7 days ago
Luxottica Group - Sayville, NY (8 miles from Central Islip, NY)
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....
7 days ago
Bellport, NY (13 miles from Central Islip, NY)
type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post Growing business looking for a Licensed Optician to support store....
10 days ago
BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc. - Stewart Manor, NY (23 miles from Central Islip, NY)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
19 days ago
BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc. - Garden City, NY (23 miles from Central Islip, NY)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
19 days ago
CVS Health - Central Islip, NY
The Licensed Optician is responsible for delivering key customer experiences and results through our brand pillars: innovation, collaboration, caring, integrity, and accountability....
20 days ago
Emerging Vision - West Hempstead, NY (24 miles from Central Islip, NY)
Job Description Looking for experienced motivated optical sales and/or optician - We are open to training new Opticians as well for our West Hemstead NY Office....
27 days ago
VisionWorks - West Babylon, NY (9 miles from Central Islip, NY)
Full Time Retail Licensed Optician Store 1202, Great South Bay, West Babylon, New York, United States of America Req #15587 Monday, December 21, 2020 Summary: Assists customers with frame selection,...
28 days ago

Demographic Data for Central Islip, NY

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Central Islip, NY

This is the average annual salary for Optician jobs in Central Islip, NY as reported by the BLS.

$61,280

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Central Islip, NY 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 Central Islip, NY
  • 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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