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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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 - Latrobe, 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...
15 hours ago
Talent Care - Media, 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
America's Best - King of Prussia, 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
Vision Center by Walmart - Hanover, PA
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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Vision Center by Walmart - Selinsgrove, PA
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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Vision Center by Walmart - Easton, PA
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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Vision Center by Walmart - Harrisburg, PA
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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Vision Center by Walmart - Mechanicsburg, PA
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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Vision Center by Walmart - Lebanon, PA
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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Vision Center by Walmart - Whitehall, PA
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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Luxottica Group - North Wales, PA
We look for employees who are creative, energetic, wide-eyed & people focused looking for exciting opportunities in eye care or retail....
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America's Best - Pittsburgh, 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
Vision Center by Walmart - Willow Grove, PA
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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Optometric Associates - New Holland, PA
Bonus available in optical sales! Benefits (full-time only): 401(k) company retirement plan, vision and dental plans for employees and their dependents....
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Demographic Data for Pennsylvania

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Optician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optometry Skills for Success
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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 (30.4%)
  • 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 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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