Optician Jobs in Providence, RI

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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North Dartmouth, MA (23 miles from Providence, RI)
Rare Full Time Position available at busy SouthCoast Optical. Massachusetts license mandatory. Please forward all resumes attention to Ralph.
3 days ago
BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc. - Attleboro, MA (10 miles from Providence, RI)
Takes measurements, assures correct frame selection for Rx power, reads prescriptions on the lensometer, timely notification of product readiness and advancement of the order in the system: including...
13 days ago
BJ's - S Attleboro, MA (10 miles from Providence, RI)
Takes measurements, assures correct frame selection for Rx power, reads prescriptions on the lensometer, timely notification of product readiness and advancement of the order in the system: including...
16 days ago
Luxottica Group - Providence, RI
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...
16 days ago
Luxottica Group - Warwick, RI (8 miles from Providence, RI)
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...
21 days ago
Luxottica Group - North Attleboro, MA (10 miles from Providence, RI)
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...
28 days ago
Luxottica Group - Attleboro, MA (10 miles from Providence, RI)
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...
29 days ago
LensCrafters - Providence, RI
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
30+ days ago
LensCrafters - North Attleboro, MA (10 miles from Providence, RI)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Providence, RI

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Providence, RI

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

$50,859

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Providence, RI 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 (3.0%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Opticians in Providence, RI
  • 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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