Optician Jobs in Whitehall, 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 - Trexlertown, PA (8 miles from Whitehall, PA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers, as permitted by state law. Perform insertion and removal training of contact lenses to customers, as permitted by state law....
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Talent Care - Allentown, PA (3 miles from Whitehall, 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....
6 days ago
Talent Care - Allentown, PA (3 miles from Whitehall, 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....
6 days ago
Luxottica Group - Center Valley, PA (9 miles from Whitehall, PA)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
16 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Easton, PA (15 miles from Whitehall, PA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
28 days ago
MyEyeDr - Easton, PA (15 miles from Whitehall, PA)
Eyewear Consultant Clearly, a career worth looking into. MyEyeDr. is a high-growth, premier healthcare company: a total vision care concept with a unique retail experience. We are seeking an...
30+ days ago
Talent Care - Bethlehem, PA (8 miles from Whitehall, 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....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Whitehall, PA

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Whitehall, PA

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

$42,554

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Whitehall, PA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.7%)
  • Some College (5.2%)
  • 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 Whitehall, 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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