Optician Jobs in Matthews, 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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LensCrafters - Charlotte, NC (13 miles from Matthews, NC)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
1 day ago
Target Optical - Concord, NC (22 miles from Matthews, 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....
1 day ago
Stanton Optical / My Eyelab - Charlotte, NC (14 miles from Matthews, NC)
Skills needed Contact Lens Dispensing Glasses Frame / Lens Selection Certified Optician Apply now!...
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3 days ago Stanton Optical / My Eyelab
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Concord, NC (22 miles from Matthews, 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....
4 days ago
America's Best - Pineville, NC (11 miles from Matthews, 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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4 days ago America's Best
Luxottica Group - Charlotte, NC (19 miles from Matthews, 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...
7 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Rock Hill, SC (22 miles from Matthews, NC)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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7 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
Target Optical - Charlotte, NC (13 miles from Matthews, 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....
8 days ago
MyEyeDr - Huntersville, NC (24 miles from Matthews, 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...
11 days ago
MyEyeDr - Charlotte, NC (13 miles from Matthews, 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...
11 days ago
VisionWorks - Matthews, 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...
11 days ago
America's Best - Concord, NC (22 miles from Matthews, 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....
12 days ago
NowOptics - Concord, NC (22 miles from Matthews, 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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13 days ago NowOptics
NowOptics - Charlotte, NC (19 miles from Matthews, 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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13 days ago NowOptics
America's Best - Pineville, NC (11 miles from Matthews, NC)
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
14 days ago

Demographic Data for Matthews, NC

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Matthews, NC

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

$47,448

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Matthews, NC offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.7%)
  • Some College (5.1%)
  • 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 Matthews, 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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