Optician Jobs in Washington

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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America's Best - Lacey, WA
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
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America's Best - Bellevue, WA
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
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United States Vision - Spokane, WA
Job Information U.S. Vision Optical Associate in Spokane, Washington Overview U.S. Vision is one of the largest eyewear companies in the United States. We have been engaged in the retail optical...
8 hours ago
America's Best - Vancouver, WA
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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Vista Optical in Select Military Exchanges - Fort Lewis, WA
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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4 days ago Vista Optical in Select Military Exchanges
America's Best - Federal Way, WA
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
5 days ago
Luxottica Group - Spokane, WA
GENERAL FUNCTION The Apprentice Optician creates exceptional value in the lives of customers by delivering the LensCrafters Experience....
5 days ago
America's Best - Bellevue, WA
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....
6 days ago
Clearview Eye and Laser, PLLC - Seattle, WA 98126, WA
Busy West Seattle medical practice needs an experienced Licensed Optician to join our Optical team....
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Jobs2Web (Posting) - Tukwila, WA
We look for employees who are creative, energetic, wide-eyed & people focused looking for exciting opportunities in eye care or retail....
7 days ago
Coe Family Vision Clinic - Snohomish, WA
We are looking for a full or part-time Receptionist/Optician for our small but fast paced optometry office....
7 days ago
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration - Wenatchee, WA
The Health Technician (Dispensing Optician) works as a member of the Eye Care Section under supervision of the Supervisory Optometrist....
9 days ago
Envision Optometry - Bellevue, WA
The Optician Position Optician Duties & Responsibilities Helping with frame selection, education on lens choices and coatings, frame adjustments, and sales....
9 days ago
National Vision Incorporated - Auburn, WA
Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens to patients, as permitted by state law....
11 days ago
Lewis County Eye & Vision - Chehalis, WA
We are a busy optometry practice looking for an exceptional individual to join our team....
18 days ago

Demographic Data for Washington

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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 Washington

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

$48,778

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Washington 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 Washington
  • 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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