Optician Jobs in Charlotte, NC

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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VisionWorks - Matthews, NC (13 miles from Charlotte, NC)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 368, Windsor Square, Matthews, North Carolina, United States of America Req #17517 Thursday, April 8, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the...
2 days ago
MyEyeDr - Huntersville, NC (12 miles from Charlotte, NC)
priorities in a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment Ability to multi-task and ensure patient commitments/deadlines are met Proficiency in utilization of automated equipment and systems standard to the optometry...
1 day ago
America's Best - Concord, NC (20 miles from Charlotte, NC)
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....
2 days ago
MyEyeDr - Gastonia, NC (22 miles from Charlotte, NC)
priorities in a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment Ability to multi-task and ensure patient commitments/deadlines are met Proficiency in utilization of automated equipment and systems standard to the optometry...
1 day ago
MyEyeDr - Charlotte, NC
priorities in a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment Ability to multi-task and ensure patient commitments/deadlines are met Proficiency in utilization of automated equipment and systems standard to the optometry...
1 day ago
MyEyeDr - Cornelius, NC (16 miles from Charlotte, NC)
priorities in a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment Ability to multi-task and ensure patient commitments/deadlines are met Proficiency in utilization of automated equipment and systems standard to the optometry...
1 day ago
NowOptics - Concord, NC (20 miles from Charlotte, NC)
● Do you share our vision of modernizing eye care for all people and making eye care easy? ● Do you have a valid ABO and NCLE license in the applicable states?...
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4 days ago NowOptics
NowOptics - Charlotte, NC (5 miles from Charlotte, NC)
● Do you share our vision of modernizing eye care for all people and making eye care easy? ● Do you have a valid ABO and NCLE license in the applicable states?...
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4 days ago NowOptics
NowOptics - Gastonia, NC (15 miles from Charlotte, NC)
● Do you share our vision of modernizing eye care for all people and making eye care easy? ● Do you have a valid ABO and NCLE license in the applicable states?...
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4 days ago NowOptics
America's Best - Pineville, NC (10 miles from Charlotte, NC)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
4 days ago
MyEyeDr. - Charlotte, NC
Optical Professionals: MyEyeDr. Virtual Career Event, April 14th, 6-7pm. Join us from the comfort of your home and learn more about available career opportunities for Patient Service Coordinators,...
5 days ago
MyEyeDr - Concord, NC (20 miles from Charlotte, NC)
priorities in a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment Ability to multi-task and ensure patient commitments/deadlines are met Proficiency in utilization of automated equipment and systems standard to the optometry...
5 days ago
America's Best - Mooresville, NC (21 miles from Charlotte, NC)
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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5 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Charlotte, NC
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
Direct Apply

5 days ago America's Best
Stanton Optical / My Eyelab - Charlotte, NC (5 miles from Charlotte, NC)
Skills needed Contact Lens Dispensing Glasses Frame / Lens Selection Certified Optician Apply now!...
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9 days ago Stanton Optical / My Eyelab

Demographic Data for Charlotte, NC

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Charlotte, NC

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

$47,448

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Charlotte, NC 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 Charlotte, NC
  • 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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