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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New York, NY (10 miles from Staten Island, NY)
sales, dispensing and adjustments...
2 days ago
RIP CURL / SD EYES - Bronx, NY (16 miles from Staten Island, NY)
Optical sales experience to independent ECP'S and a strong following is preferable. We offer high commission, a terrific portfolio and the ability to carry other non competitive lines....
1 day ago
RIP CURL / SD EYES - Brooklyn, NY (7 miles from Staten Island, NY)
Optical sales experience to independent ECP'S and a strong following is preferable. We offer high commission, a terrific portfolio and the ability to carry other non competitive lines....
1 day ago
Forest Hills, NY (14 miles from Staten Island, NY)
Brand new high end practice in Forest Hills is looking for a Russian speaking Optician that will be able to demonstrate exceptional patient care and customer service skills....
1 day ago
Luxottica Group - New York, NY (10 miles from Staten Island, 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...
13 hours ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Edison, NJ (17 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...
5 hours ago
RIP CURL / SD EYES - New York, NY (10 miles from Staten Island, NY)
Optical sales experience to independent ECP'S and a strong following is preferable. We offer high commission, a terrific portfolio and the ability to carry other non competitive lines....
1 day 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. America's Best Contacts and Eyeglasses is one of the largest optical retailers in the United States....
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15 hours ago America's Best
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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15 hours ago America's Best
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Paramus, NJ (22 miles from Staten Island, NY)
At LensCrafters, we feel the world deserves a thoughtful and caring partner who understands that true vision care is a synergy of trusted eye care and exceptional eyewear....
5 hours ago
America's Best - Woodbridge, NJ (11 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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1 day ago America's Best
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....
Direct Apply

15 hours ago America's Best
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Flushing, NY (16 miles from Staten Island, NY)
At LensCrafters, we feel the world deserves a thoughtful and caring partner who understands that true vision care is a synergy of trusted eye care and exceptional eyewear....
5 hours ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - East Brunswick, NJ (21 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...
5 hours 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...
5 hours 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 (30.7%)
  • 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 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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