Optician Jobs in Newburgh, 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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Vision Center by Walmart - Newburgh, 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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3 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
America's Best - Mohegan Lake, NY (18 miles from Newburgh, NY)
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible. America's Best Contacts and Eyeglasses is one of the largest optical retailers in the United States....
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9 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Mohegan Lake, NY (18 miles from Newburgh, 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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9 days ago America's Best
Eyemagination Optical - Pomona, NY (24 miles from Newburgh, NY)
About the Optician Position As an optician in our practice, your regular duties will include : Receive customers' prescriptions for eyeglasses or contact lenses from our Doctors of Optometry Take eyewear...
12 days ago
America's Best - Newburgh, 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
America's Best - Monroe, NY (17 miles from Newburgh, 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
Pomona, NY (24 miles from Newburgh, NY)
We are a fun yet professional optometry office and optical boutique seeking an optician to join our team....
17 days ago
BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc. - Yorktown Heights, NY (21 miles from Newburgh, NY)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
21 days ago
BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc. - Newburgh, NY
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
21 days ago
Wal-Mart - Middletown, NY (23 miles from Newburgh, 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...
23 days ago
BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc. - Newburgh, NY
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
24 days ago
BJ's - Yorktown Heights, NY (21 miles from Newburgh, NY)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
25 days ago
Emerging Vision - Yorktown Heights, NY (21 miles from Newburgh, NY)
Assist patients with contact lens selection, education, and care....
30+ days ago
Emerging Vision - Yorktown Heights, NY (21 miles from Newburgh, NY)
Assist patients with contact lens selection, education, and care....
30+ days ago
Wal-Mart - Middletown, NY (23 miles from Newburgh, 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...
60+ days ago

Demographic Data for Newburgh, NY

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Newburgh, NY

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

$59,656

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Newburgh, 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 Newburgh, 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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