Optician Jobs in Hampton, VA

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 - Newport News, VA (3 miles from Hampton, VA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
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2 days ago Vision Center by Walmart
BJ's - Hampton, VA (3 miles from Hampton, VA)
Takes measurements, assures correct frame selection for Rx power, reads prescriptions on the lensometer, timely notification of product readiness and advancement of the order in the system: including...
3 days ago
America's Best - Norfolk, VA (14 miles from Hampton, VA)
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....
4 days ago
Target - Newport News, VA (3 miles from Hampton, VA)
Job Information Luxottica Target Optical - Licensed Optician in Newport News, Virginia Requisition ID: 354643 At Target Optical, we help people see and look great and have a blast doing it!...
8 days ago
Luxottica Group - Newport News, VA (7 miles from Hampton, VA)
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....
8 days ago
National Vision Incorporated - Newport News, VA (3 miles from Hampton, VA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
12 days ago
Luxottica Group - Virginia Beach, VA (22 miles from Hampton, VA)
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...
13 days ago
Luxottica Group - Virginia Beach, VA (22 miles from Hampton, VA)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Apprentice Optician creates exceptional value in the lives of customers by delivering the LensCrafters Experience....
13 days ago
Vision Center by Walmart - Newport News, VA (3 miles from Hampton, VA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
17 days ago
Luxottica Group - Newport News, VA (7 miles from Hampton, VA)
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...
21 days ago
Riverside Healthcare - Williamsburg, VA (22 miles from Hampton, VA)
Overview Works under the direct supervision of the Optical Manager Licensed Opticians and Practice Director....
25 days ago

Demographic Data for Hampton, VA

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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...

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 Hampton, VA

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

$50,086

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Hampton, VA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.4%)
  • 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 (3.1%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Opticians in Hampton, VA
  • 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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