Optician Jobs in Gettysburg, PA

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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National Vision Incorporated - Hanover, PA (13 miles from Gettysburg, PA)
. * Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law. * Perform insertion and removal training of contact lenses to patients as directed by management and permitted...
1 day ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Hanover, PA (13 miles from Gettysburg, PA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
7 days ago
VisionWorks - Westminster, MD (23 miles from Gettysburg, PA)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 443, Townmall of Westminster, Westminster, Maryland, United States of America Req #16598 Friday, February 5, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services...
9 days ago
MyEyeDr - York, PA (22 miles from Gettysburg, PA)
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
American Eyewear - Gettysburg, PA
work closely with our optometrist and managers and will work with our patients to educate, sell, fit, dispense and adjust eyeglasses and contact lenses....
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United States Vision - York, PA (22 miles from Gettysburg, PA)
Overview U.S. Vision is one of the largest eyewear companies in the United States. We have been engaged in the retail optical business since 1967. We are the second largest independent operator of...
14 days ago
Vision Innovation Partners - Westminster, MD (23 miles from Gettysburg, PA)
The Center for Total Eye Care, a premier eye care facility with locations in Westminster and Eldersburg, Maryland has immediate openings for highly motivated and detail-oriented Opticians....
25 days ago

Demographic Data for Gettysburg, PA

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Optician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optometry Skills for Success
For optometry students, pre-registration and novice optometrists (and those returning to work), junior eye doctors, dispensing opticians and orthoptists preparing for refraction exams, contact...

Diploma in Optometry
Optometry is a health care profession that involves examining the eyes and applicable visual systems for defects or abnormalities as well as the correction of refractive error with glasses or...

Salary for Optician Jobs in Gettysburg, PA

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


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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Gettysburg, PA 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 Gettysburg, PA
  • 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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