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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United States Vision - Albany, NY (7 miles from Clifton Park, NY)
This is a floating licensed optician position for all 4 of our locations in Albany & Clifton Park. Our locations are open Mon-Sat and closed on Sunday's....
1 day ago
Win Vision Boutique LLC dba Sterling Optical - Clifton Park, NY
We have an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated individual who is interested in assisting the doctor throughout the pre-screening process and helping customers select their eye-wear, all...
3 days ago
America's Best - Albany, 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
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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13 days ago America's Best
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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13 days ago America's Best
National Vision - Albany, NY (7 miles from Clifton Park, NY)
Job Description What would you do? The Specifics Achieve and maintain the highest level of customer service. Monitor and achieve profit, sales and performance goals (i.e. reviewing the P&L)....
17 days ago
Private practice - East Greenbush, NY (18 miles from Clifton Park, NY)
Optician Duties & Responsibilities Helping with frame selection, education on lens choices and coatings, frame adjustments, and sales....
30+ days ago
Visionworks - Glenville, NY (9 miles from Clifton Park, NY)
Summary: Assists customers with frame selection, fits and dispenses frames....
30+ days ago
VisionWorks - Latham, NY (6 miles from Clifton Park, NY)
Retail Licensed Optician Store 1070, 560 Troy-Schenectady Rd, Route 7, Latham, New York, United States of America Req #16888 Thursday, March 4, 2021 Summary: Assists customers with frame selection,...
30+ days ago
Wal-Mart - Latham, NY (6 miles from Clifton Park, NY)
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...
45+ days ago
Walmart - Latham, NY (6 miles from Clifton Park, NY)
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...
45+ 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 (30.4%)
  • 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 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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