Optician Jobs in Harrisburg, 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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Walmart - York, PA (16 miles from Harrisburg, PA)
Sells Optical products and services by assisting Members with purchasing decisions, measuring, adjusting, and repairing frames and lenses, completing eyewear/contact lens orders, identifying and verifying...
3 days ago
Walmart - York, PA (16 miles from Harrisburg, PA)
Sells Optical products and services by assisting Members with purchasing decisions, measuring, adjusting, and repairing frames and lenses, completing eyewear/contact lens orders, identifying and verifying...
5 days ago
Walmart - Mechanicsburg, PA (7 miles from Harrisburg, PA)
Sells Optical products and services by assisting Members with purchasing decisions, measuring, adjusting, and repairing frames and lenses, completing eyewear/contact lens orders, identifying and verifying...
8 days ago
America's Best - York, PA (16 miles from Harrisburg, PA)
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....
9 days ago
Bouquet Mulligan DeMaio Eye Professionals - Lebanon, PA (24 miles from Harrisburg, PA)
Bouquet Mulligan DeMaio a leading optical practice located in Central Pa. is looking for a Full Time Optician to staff our Elizabethtown and Cleona Office 2 to 4 years experience ABO certification preferred...
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9 days ago Bouquet Mulligan DeMaio Eye Professionals
Walmart - Mechanicsburg, PA (7 miles from Harrisburg, PA)
Sells Optical products and services by assisting Members with purchasing decisions, measuring, adjusting, and repairing frames and lenses, completing eyewear/contact lens orders, identifying and verifying...
9 days ago
Talent Care - Lebanon, PA (24 miles from Harrisburg, PA)
Apply Now Why Youll Love This Job An Optician is responsible for all facets of the dispensary while maintaining the highest level of customer service....
11 days ago
National Vision Incorporated - Mechanicsburg, PA (7 miles from Harrisburg, 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...
17 days ago
VisionWorks - Harrisburg, PA
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 683, Colonial Commons, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America Req #13856 Wednesday, April 14, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing...
21 days ago
MyEyeDr - Carlisle, PA (16 miles from Harrisburg, 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...
27 days ago
MyEyeDr - York, PA (16 miles from Harrisburg, 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...
27 days ago
MyEyeDr - Carlisle, PA (16 miles from Harrisburg, 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...
27 days ago
United States Vision - Camp Hill, PA (2 miles from Harrisburg, PA)
Job Information U.S. Vision Optical Associate in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania Overview U.S. Vision is one of the largest eyewear companies in the United States. We have been engaged in the retail...
45+ days ago
VisionWorks - Mechanicsburg, PA (7 miles from Harrisburg, PA)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 659, Silver Spring Square, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America Req #14998 Friday, December 4, 2020 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Harrisburg, PA

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Harrisburg, PA

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

$37,790

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Harrisburg, PA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.8%)
  • 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 Harrisburg, 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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