Optician Jobs in Norfolk, 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 (17 miles from Norfolk, 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
MyEyeDr - Virginia Beach, VA (16 miles from Norfolk, VA)
priorities in a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment Ability to multi-task and ensure patient commitments/deadlines are met Proficiency in utilization of automated equipment and systems standard to the optometry...
1 day ago
BJ's - Hampton, VA (16 miles from Norfolk, 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
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 (17 miles from Norfolk, 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!...
7 days ago
Luxottica Group - Newport News, VA (22 miles from Norfolk, 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
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Virginia Beach, VA (16 miles from Norfolk, VA)
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...
12 days ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Virginia Beach, VA (16 miles from Norfolk, VA)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Apprentice Optician creates exceptional value in the lives of customers by delivering the LensCrafters Experience....
12 days ago
National Vision Incorporated - Newport News, VA (17 miles from Norfolk, VA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
12 days ago
Luxottica Group - Virginia Beach, VA (10 miles from Norfolk, VA)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Apprentice Optician creates exceptional value in the lives of customers by delivering the LensCrafters Experience....
13 days ago
Luxottica Group - Virginia Beach, VA (10 miles from Norfolk, 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
Vision Center by Walmart - Newport News, VA (17 miles from Norfolk, VA)
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
17 days ago
Luxottica Group - Newport News, VA (22 miles from Norfolk, 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
Target Optical - Virginia Beach, VA (16 miles from Norfolk, 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....
26 days ago
Talent Care - Virginia Beach, VA (16 miles from Norfolk, VA)
Job Duties and Responsibilities Optician job responsibilities include: Assist patients in making frame selections Coordinate order pickups and deliveries Work with patients to customize their eyewear...
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Norfolk, VA

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Norfolk, VA

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

$50,086

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Norfolk, 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 Norfolk, 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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