Optician Jobs in Texas

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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National Vision - La Marque, TX
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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Focus Group - Houston, TX
Job Information Focus Optician in Houston, Texas Focus - Refined Eye-Carei experience aims to provide a refined synergy between luxury and eye care....
3 days ago
Vision Source - Houston, TX 77095, TX
Job duties include but not limited to: Sell glasses Understand insurance plans Frame select for patients Bill frames and lenses with insurance knowledge Dispense glasses Trouble shoot fitting...
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3 days ago Vision Source
KATY VISION ASSOCIATES PA d/b/a TEXAS STATE OPTICAL KATY - Houston, TX
Associated topics: eye, optometric, optometry, sme, tpa...
4 days ago
Eyemart Express LLC - Sherman, TX
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....
4 days ago
VisionWorks - New Braunfels, TX
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 106, New Braunfels Town Center at Creekside, New Braunfels, Texas, United States of America Req #15294 Tuesday, November 24, 2020 Summary: Sell eyewear products and...
5 days ago
VisionWorks - San Antonio, TX
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 274, Northwoods Shopping Center, San Antonio, Texas, United States of America Req #14437 Tuesday, November 24, 2020 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services...
5 days ago
Luxottica Group - Round Rock, TX
GENERAL FUNCTION The Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
5 days ago
Walmart - Humble, 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...
5 days ago
Optical Zone - Plano, TX
Are you wanting to work alongside people that are passionate about eye care?...
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6 days ago
VisionWorks - Friendswood, TX
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 114, Baybrook Mall, Friendswood, Texas, United States of America Req #15263 Monday, November 23, 2020 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the...
6 days ago
Wal-Mart - Wichita Falls, 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...
6 days ago
National Vision - Pasadena, TX
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers, as permitted by state law. Perform insertion and removal training of contact lenses to customers, as permitted by state law....
8 days ago
Eyemart Express LLC - Lubbock, TX
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....
9 days ago
McAllen, TX
lenses Communicate with the frame buyer and your lead optician of frame inventory needs Maintain a clean and orderly work environment Coordination of Sales: Opticians will often be responsible for...
10 days ago

Demographic Data for Texas

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Optician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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) certification—a certification...


Diploma in Optometry
Optometry is a health care profession that involves examining the eyes and applicable visual systems for defects or abnormalities as well as the correction of refractive error with glasses or...

Salary for Optician Jobs in Texas

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

$37,812

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Texas offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (22.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.9%)
  • 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 Texas
  • 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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