Optician Jobs in Pennsylvania

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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MyEyeDr - Lancaster, PA
Eyewear Consultant / Sales Associate 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...
2 days ago
Visionworks - York, PA
About Us: Want to bring the care back to the vision care industry? We re looking for charismatic types who are ready to be the heart of our brand. Whether it s a friendly voice over the phone, or...
2 days ago
Walmart - York, 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...
17 hours ago
Walmart - Willow Grove, 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...
7 hours ago
National Vision Incorporated - Hanover, 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....
2 days ago
United States Vision - Altoona, PA
Sales Associate delivers excellence to provide a professional and positive experience for all patients, customers, colleagues, and business partners and works with the Optical Sales Manager in the:...
2 days ago
Luxottica Group - Monroeville, PA
GENERAL FUNCTION The Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
17 hours ago
Bouquet Mulligan DeMaio Eye Professionals - Lebanon, 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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MyEyeDr - New Hope, PA
Eyewear Consultant / Sales Associate 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...
4 days ago
MyEyeDr - Monroeville, PA
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 Eyewear Consultant to...
4 days ago
MyEyeDr - Mechanicsburg, PA
Eyewear Consultant / Sales Associate 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...
4 days ago
MyEyeDr - Chambersburg, PA
Eyewear Consultant / Sales Associate 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...
4 days ago
MyEyeDr - Furlong, PA
Eyewear Consultant / Sales Associate 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...
4 days ago
My Vision - Center Valley, PA
What Youll Do: As an optician in our practice, your regular duties will include : Receive our customers' prescriptions for eyeglasses or contact lenses from our Doctors of Optometry, Pre-test patients...
5 days ago
Wal-Mart - Hanover, 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...
6 days ago

Demographic Data for Pennsylvania

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Optician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Certifiable Optician 101
This course supports the first eight chapters of the book, "Certifiable Optician". Topics addressed are:Metric system and conversions,basic physics of light,mirrors, flat, convex and...

Optician Certification Training

No matter which area of opticianry you choose, you'll be in high demand in the job market because the need for eye care professionals is constantly expanding. It may surprise you to learn that...


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...

Salary for Optician Jobs in Pennsylvania

This is the average annual salary for Optician jobs in Pennsylvania as reported by the BLS.

$39,567

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Pennsylvania offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (18.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.6%)
  • 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 Pennsylvania
  • 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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