Optician Jobs in Staten Island, 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 - Wayne, NJ (23 miles from Staten Island, 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 - West Long Branch, NJ (23 miles from Staten Island, 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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Brooklyn, NY (7 miles from Staten Island, NY)
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 (10 miles from Staten Island, NY)
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...
14 hours ago
America's Best - Wayne, NJ (23 miles from Staten Island, 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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Queens Village, NY (19 miles from Staten Island, NY)
Optical looking for professional, hard working, entry level, talented person to assist with Optical Sales, answer telephones, process patients, communicate with patients and medical staff, perform eye...
2 days ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - New York, NY (10 miles from Staten Island, NY)
We are committed to excellence in service; our stylists and opticians assist customers in selecting that perfect frame....
2 days ago
BJ's - North Bergen, NJ (12 miles from Staten Island, NY)
In addition, opticians are responsible for dispensing eyewear and contact lenses, and providing follow up care such as performing adjustments, repairs, etc....
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America's Best - Holmdel, NJ (17 miles from Staten Island, 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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Talent Care - Edison, NJ (17 miles from Staten Island, NY)
Apply Now Why Youll Love This Job An Optician is responsible for all facets of the dispensary while maintaining the highest level of customer service....
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Staten Island, NY
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 (8 miles from Staten Island, 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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America's Best - Linden, NJ (8 miles from Staten Island, 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 America's Best
Eye to Eye Careers - Queens Village, NY (19 miles from Staten Island, NY)
Our mission at Eye to Eye Careers is to advocate for eye-care professionals who need help finding placement in the optical industry....
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Luxottica Group - New York, NY (11 miles from Staten Island, NY)
We are committed to excellence in service; our stylists and opticians assist customers in selecting that perfect frame....
4 days ago

Demographic Data for Staten Island, NY

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Staten Island, NY

This is the average annual salary for Optician jobs in Staten Island, NY 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 Staten Island, 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 Staten Island, 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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