Optician Jobs in Lexington, SC

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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Vision Center by Walmart - Lexington, SC
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....
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4 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
Stanton Optical / My Eyelab - Columbia, SC 29212, SC (7 miles from Lexington, SC)
Skills needed Contact Lens Dispensing Glasses Frame / Lens Selection Certified Optician Apply now!...
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5 days ago Stanton Optical / My Eyelab
United States Vision - Columbia, SC (12 miles from Lexington, SC)
Qualifications Must be licensed to work as an optician within the State Prior optical experience preferred but not required Must possess proven track record of customer service Prior retail experience...
7 days ago
Luxottica Group - Columbia, SC (12 miles from Lexington, SC)
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...
45+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Columbia, SC (12 miles from Lexington, SC)
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...
45+ days ago
Superior Optical - Columbia, SC (12 miles from Lexington, SC)
We will respond to all licensed optician applications....
45+ days ago
Wal-Mart - Columbia, SC (12 miles from Lexington, SC)
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...
45+ days ago
Stanton Optical - Columbia, SC (12 miles from Lexington, SC)
Do you share our vision of modernizing eye care for all people and making eye care easy? Do you have a valid ABO and NCLE license in the applicable states?...
60+ days ago
Walmart - Columbia, SC (12 miles from Lexington, SC)
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...
90+ days ago
Wal-Mart - Columbia, SC (12 miles from Lexington, SC)
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...
90+ days ago
Walmart - Columbia, SC (12 miles from Lexington, SC)
lens orders, identifying and verifying prescription information, completing and maintaining paperwork, forms, and other required documentation, collecting payments for doctor services, and performing...
90+ days ago
Walmart - Columbia, SC (12 miles from Lexington, SC)
lens orders, identifying and verifying prescription information, completing and maintaining paperwork, forms, and other required documentation, collecting payments for doctor services, and performing...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Lexington, SC

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Lexington, SC

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

$34,030

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Lexington, SC offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.8%)
  • Some College (5.2%)
  • 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 Lexington, SC
  • 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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