Optician Jobs in Houston, TX

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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Talent Care - Houston, TX
Job Duties and Responsibilities Optician job responsibilities include: Assist patients in making frame selections Receptionist Duties Coordinate order pickups and deliveries Work with patients to customize...
2 days ago
Warby Parker - Houston, TX
Warby Parker is searching for skilled and enthusiastic Opticians to join our growing team of in-house optical all-stars and play an integral part in what were all abouthelping people see!...
6 hours ago
America's Best - Houston, TX
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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3 days ago America's Best
America's Best - Houston, TX
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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3 days ago America's Best
Warby Parker - Houston, TX
Warby Parker is searching for skilled and enthusiastic Opticians to join our growing team of in-house optical all-stars and play an integral part in what were all abouthelping people see!...
5 days ago
imatters - Houston, TX 77077, TX (14 miles from Houston, TX)
It's all free, and from fellow eye care professionals that want the best for you! see more about us at imatters.net...
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VisionWorks - Spring, TX (21 miles from Houston, TX)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 1367, Spring, Texas, United States of America Req #16808 Friday, February 19, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the SERVE selling strategy...
16 days ago
ClearVision Optical - Houston, TX
Job Locations Houston, TX 77001 Houston, TX 77021 Spring, TX 77379 Humble, TX 77338 Baytown, TX 77520 ClearVision Optical is seeking a dynamic outside sales representative to grow our Houston...
18 days ago
Warby Parker - Houston, TX
Warby Parker is searching for skilled and enthusiastic Opticians to join our growing team of in-house optical all-stars and play an integral part in what were all abouthelping people see!...
45+ days ago
Warby Parker - Houston, TX
Warby Parker is searching for skilled and enthusiastic Opticians to join our growing team of in-house optical all-stars and play an integral part in what were all abouthelping people see!...
45+ days ago
Walmart - Houston, TX
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
VisionWorks - Katy, TX (22 miles from Houston, TX)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 273, Green Tree, Katy, Texas, United States of America Req #14569 Monday, November 2, 2020 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the SERVE selling...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Houston, TX

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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...


Optometry Skills for Success
For optometry students, pre-registration and novice optometrists (and those returning to work), junior eye doctors, dispensing opticians and orthoptists preparing for refraction exams, contact...

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 Houston, TX

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

$37,572

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Houston, TX offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.5%)
  • 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 Houston, TX
  • 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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