Optician Jobs in Tennessee

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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Luxottica Group - Nashville, TN
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...
2 days ago
America's Best - Cookeville, TN
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
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MyEyeDr - Columbia, TN
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...
22 hours ago
National Vision - Hendersonville, TN
Job Description What would you do? The Specifics Achieve and maintain the highest level of customer service. Monitor and achieve profit, sales and performance goals (i.e. reviewing the P&L)....
21 hours ago
Dr. D. E. Harmon Eye Clinic - Gatlinburg, TN
eye care needs....
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Walmart - Tennessee Ridge, TN
Position Summary... What you'll do... Drives sales in the Vision Center by ensuring effective merchandise presentation, including accurate and competitive pricing, proper signing and in-stock and...
4 days ago
America's Best - Hendersonville, TN
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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4 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Clarksville, TN
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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America's Best - Collierville, TN
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
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4 days ago America's Best
Walmart - Forest Hills, TN
Position Summary... What you'll do... Drives sales in the Vision Center by ensuring effective merchandise presentation, including accurate and competitive pricing, proper signing and in-stock and...
4 days ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Chattanooga, TN
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...
4 days ago
Target - Brentwood, TN
Job Information Luxottica Licensed Optician-Full Time-Brentwood-TN-Target Optical in Brentwood, Tennessee Requisition ID: 375943 At Target Optical, we help people see and look great and have a blast...
6 days ago
Clear Vision Optical - Nashville, TN
Job Information Clear Vision Optical Outside Optical Sales Consultant - Designer Eyewear (Tennessee) in Nashville, Tennessee Outside Sales Consultant Designer Eyewear ClearVision Optical is seeking...
7 days ago
Wal-Mart - Jackson, TN
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 days ago
Korrect Optical - Memphis, TN
Job Skills / Requirements We are searching for a full-time Licensed optician to work in the Memphis VA Medical Facility to assist our Nation's Veterans! Hours are M-F from 8am - 430pm....
8 days ago

Demographic Data for Tennessee

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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 Tennessee

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

$41,115

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Tennessee offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.2%)
  • 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 Tennessee
  • 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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