Optician Jobs in Madison, WI

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 - Madison, WI
clients on proper eyeglass and contact lens care.* Maintain accurate and organized patient records.* Assist Optometric Technician, Receptionist, and Contact Lens Technician when necessary.* Answer,...
5 days ago
Shopko Optical - Madison, WI
Shopko Optical is seeking Part-Time Opticians to join our New team in Madison, Wisconsin! On the job training provided....
8 days ago
Eyemart Express LLC - Madison, WI
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....
20 days ago
Target - Fitchburg, WI (9 miles from Madison, WI)
Dispenses contact lenses. Dispense quality products....
28 days ago
The Luxottica Group - Madison, WI
Requisition ID: 300502Store #: 002178 Target OpticalPosition:Full-TimeAt Target Optical, we help people see and look great - and have a blast doing it! We make caring for people's vision fun.We...
28 days ago
Warby Parker - Madison, WI
Warby Parker is searching for skilled and enthusiastic Opticians to join our growing team of in-house optical all-stars and play an integral part in what were all abouthelping people see!...
30+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Fitchburg, WI (5 miles from Madison, WI)
Requisition ID: 300502 Store # : 002178 Target Optical Position: Full-Time At Target Optical, we help people see and look great and have a blast doing it! We make caring for peoples vision fun. We...
30+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Fitchburg, WI (5 miles from Madison, WI)
Dispenses contact lenses. Dispense quality products....
30+ days ago
The Luxottica Group - Madison, WI
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...
45+ days ago
Eyemart Express - Madison, WI
General Interest Requisition:This is for a full and part-time positions.Are you looking for a career that will bring you home? A career with a company that has one of the absolute best store...
45+ days ago
National Vision - Madison, WI
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....
45+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Madison, WI (3 miles from Madison, WI)
Requisition ID: 305983 Store # : 0296 Position: Optician At LensCrafters, we love eyes and we care about the people behind them....
60+ days ago
Shopko Optical - Verona, WI (10 miles from Madison, WI)
Shopko Optical is seeking Opticians to join our teams in the Madison area! On the job training provided. Part-time and Full-time opportunities available....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Madison, WI

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Madison, WI

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

$40,821

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Madison, WI offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.6%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.8%)
  • 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 Madison, WI
  • 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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