Optician Jobs in Philadelphia, 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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America's Best - King of Prussia, PA (15 miles from Philadelphia, 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....
2 days ago
Luxottica Group - Moorestown, NJ (11 miles from Philadelphia, PA)
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...
8 hours ago
Doylestown Family Eye Associates - Doylestown, PA (24 miles from Philadelphia, PA)
Full time optician of 12 years and full staff already in place - we are growing our team. Lab on site (2 edgers). Send resume and salary requirements to .......
9 hours ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Willow Grove, PA (13 miles from Philadelphia, PA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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Luxottica Group - North Wales, PA (18 miles from Philadelphia, PA)
We look for employees who are creative, energetic, wide-eyed & people focused looking for exciting opportunities in eye care or retail....
1 day ago
Talent Care - Media, PA (13 miles from Philadelphia, 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....
3 days ago
Talent Care - Woodbury, NJ (9 miles from Philadelphia, 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....
4 days ago
Springfield Opticians - Holmes, PA (8 miles from Philadelphia, PA)
We want someone who has experience with sales, dispensing, adjusting, repairing eyeglasses and contact lenses. We also want someone familar with insurance verification/billing....
4 days ago
MyEyeDr - Boothwyn, PA (17 miles from Philadelphia, PA)
Ability to multi-task, set priorities and ensure that patient commitments/deadlines are met Proficiency in utilization of automated equipment and systems standard to the optometry industry Working Conditions...
5 days ago
MyEyeDr - Southampton, PA (20 miles from Philadelphia, 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...
5 days ago
Walmart - Willow Grove, PA (13 miles from Philadelphia, 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
United States Vision - Media, PA (13 miles from Philadelphia, 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...
7 days ago
Talent Care - Wilmington, DE (24 miles from Philadelphia, 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....
7 days ago
America's Best - Cherry Hill, NJ (7 miles from Philadelphia, 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....
7 days ago
America's Best - Boothwyn, PA (17 miles from Philadelphia, 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

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Philadelphia, PA

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

$47,459

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Philadelphia, PA 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 Philadelphia, 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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