Optician Jobs in High Point, 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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America's Best - Winston Salem, NC (16 miles from High Point, 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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3 days ago America's Best
Eyemart Express LLC - Greensboro, NC (14 miles from High Point, NC)
Licensed Optician This is for a full-time position. Are you looking for a career that will bring you home?...
2 days ago
America's Best - High Point, 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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3 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Winston Salem, NC (16 miles from High Point, NC)
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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3 days ago America's Best
Vision Center by Walmart - Asheboro, NC (19 miles from High Point, 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....
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3 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
Vision Center by Walmart - Asheboro, NC (19 miles from High Point, NC)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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3 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Winston Salem, NC (16 miles from High Point, NC)
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...
3 days ago
Luxottica Group - Winston Salem, NC (19 miles from High Point, NC)
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...
4 days ago
National Vision - High Point, 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....
60+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Winston Salem, NC (19 miles from High Point, NC)
Requisition ID: 292704 Store # : 004756 Target Optical Position: Part-Time At Target Optical, we help people see and look great and have a blast doing it! We make caring for peoples vision fun. We...
90+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Winston Salem, NC (19 miles from High Point, NC)
The Licensed Optician lives out the Target Optical Way by embracing the Mindsets: People Focused, Collaborative, Accountable to Results, Think Differently and Simple, Fun and In Style....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for High Point, NC

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Salary for Optician Jobs in High Point, NC

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

$39,938

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in High Point, NC offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.5%)
  • 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 High Point, 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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