Optician Jobs in Clifton Park, 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 - Schenectady, NY (7 miles from Clifton Park, NY)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
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America's Best - Schenectady, NY (7 miles from Clifton Park, 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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11 days ago America's Best
Luxottica Group - Saratoga Springs, NY (14 miles from Clifton Park, NY)
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...
30+ days ago
VisionWorks - Albany, NY (7 miles from Clifton Park, NY)
Full Time Retail Licensed Optician Store 1010, Albany, New York, United States of America Req #15284 Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Summary: Assists customers with frame selection, fits and dispenses frames...
45+ days ago
VisionWorks - Saratoga Springs, NY (14 miles from Clifton Park, NY)
Full Time Licensed Optician Store 1043, Wilton Square, Saratoga Springs, New York, United States of America Req #15252 Monday, November 30, 2020 Summary: Assists customers with frame selection, fits...
45+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Albany, NY (7 miles from Clifton Park, NY)
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 Clifton Park, NY

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Clifton Park, NY

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

$67,798

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Clifton Park, NY offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.6%)
  • 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 Clifton Park, 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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