Optician Jobs in West Virginia

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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Pds Consultants - Clarksburg, WV
Job Description: PDS Consultants Experienced Optician Clarksburg WVA Veterans Hospital PDS Consultants, Inc is looking for an experienced optician at the Clarksburg WV VA clinic location....
22 hours ago
Eyemart Express LLC - South Charleston, WV
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....
1 day ago
Eyemart Express LLC - South Charleston, WV
Lead Optical Retail Sales Associate (Key holder) Are you looking for a career that will bring you home? A career with a company that has one of the absolute best store leadership teams on the...
1 day ago
Walmart - Vienna, WV
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
MyEyeDr - Fairmont, WV
Ability to multi-task, set priorities and ensure that patient commitments/deadlines are met Proficiency in utilization of automated equipment and systems standard to the optometry industry Working Conditions...
12 days ago
Eyemart Express LLC - Beckley, WV
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....
13 days ago
United States Vision - Bridgeport, WV
Overview U.S. Vision is one of the largest eyewear companies in the United States. We have been engaged in the retail optical business since 1967. We are the second largest independent operator of...
13 days ago
Walmart Stores - Morgantown, WV
Position Summary... What you'll do... Drives sales in the Vision Center by ensuring effective merchandise presentation, including accurate and competitive pricing, proper signing and in-stock and...
18 days ago
VisionWorks - Charleston, WV
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 404, Charleston Town Center, Charleston, West Virginia, United States of America Req #17120 Monday, March 15, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services...
30+ days ago
Korrect Optical - Clarksburg, WV
Job Skills / Requirements PDS Consultants, Inc is looking for an experienced optician at the Clarksburg WV VA clinic location....
60+ days ago

Demographic Data for West Virginia

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Salary for Optician Jobs in West Virginia

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

$35,578

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in West Virginia offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.8%)
  • 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 West Virginia
  • 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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