Optician Jobs in South Carolina

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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Eyemart Express LLC - Myrtle Beach, SC
Job Description: The Retail Sales Associate, also known as a Retail Optician, will primarily assist patients in selecting the eyeglass frames, lenses and lens coatings that best suit their needs....
2 days ago
The Luxottica Group - Bluffton, SC
The Licensed Optician lives out the Target Optical Way by embracing the Mindsets: People Focused, Collaborative, Accountable to Results, Think Differently and Simple, Fun and In Style....
1 day ago
National Vision Incorporated - Bluffton, SC
. * Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers. * Perform insertion and removal training of contact lenses to customers. * Educate clients on proper eyeglass and contact lens...
6 hours ago
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
Luxottica - Columbia, SC
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...
5 days ago
Luxottica Group - Mt Pleasant, 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...
6 days ago
Luxottica Group - Charleston, SC
The Licensed Optician lives out the Target Optical Way by embracing the Mindsets: People Focused, Collaborative, Accountable to Results, Think Differently and Simple, Fun and In Style....
6 days ago
Walmart - Rock Hill, 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...
6 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Simpsonville, SC
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
7 days ago
America's Best - Bluffton, SC
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers. Perform insertion and removal training of contact lenses to customers. Educate clients on proper eyeglass and contact lens care....
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7 days ago America's Best
Premise Health - Greer, SC
We have an opening for a PRN Optician to work with our Employer Health Clinic located in Greer, SC!...
8 days ago
America's Best - Bluffton, 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....
8 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Rock Hill, SC
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
Direct Apply

9 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
LensCrafters - North Charleston, SC
GENERAL FUNCTION The Licensed Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
10 days ago
Eyemart Express - Greenville, SC
Job Description: The Retail Sales Associate, also known as a Retail Optician, will primarily assist patients in selecting the eyeglass frames, lenses and lens coatings that best suit their needs....
11 days ago

Demographic Data for South Carolina

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Optician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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...


Optical Manager

In this online course, you will gain the skills and knowledge to prepare yourself to become an optician and prepare for the American Board of Opticianry (ABO) certificationa certification...


Salary for Optician Jobs in South Carolina

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

$41,322

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in South Carolina offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.8%)
  • 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 South Carolina
  • 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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