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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UW Health Partners - Madison, WI
Two or more years previous eye care experience Preferred - One or more years optician experience. Lab training or experience preferred. Contact lens training or experience preferred....
2 days ago
Luxottica Group - Madison, WI (3 miles from Madison, WI)
Dispenses contact lenses. Dispense quality products....
2 days ago
Shopko Optical - Madison, WI
Shopko Optical is seeking Opticians to join our team in Madison, Wisconsin! On the job training provided....
5 days ago
Luxottica - Madison, WI
Requisition ID:** 324849**Store #** : 004831 Target Optical**Position:** Casual Part-Time**Total Rewards: Benefits/Incentive Information (At Target Optical, we help people see and look great - and...
5 days ago
Eyemart Express - Madison, WI
General Manager Optical RetailAre 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 planet?! Well, you just...
5 days ago
America's Best - Madison, WI
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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MyEyeDr - Madison, WI
Additionally, the Eyewear Consultant fits, measures and adjusts eyeglasses under the direct supervision of an optician or optometrist to exceed the patients' needs and expectations....
11 days ago
Shopko Optical - Sun Prairie, WI (12 miles from Madison, WI)
Shopko Optical is seeking Part-Time Opticians to join our team in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin! On the job training provided....
11 days ago
Eyemart Express LLC - Madison, WI
General Manager Optical Retail 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 planet?! Well, you...
13 days ago
SEE Eyewear - Madison, WI
We believe recruiting top talent and cultivating a unique, sophisticated and diverse group of experts from our associates and opticians to our Field Leaders....
15 days ago
The Luxottica Group - Madison, WI
.* Dispenses contact lenses.* Dispense quality products.BASIC QUALIFICATIONS* High School Degree or equivalent* ABO Certification* 2+ years in Retail Optical* Basic computer skills* Independent and...
30+ days ago
Eyemart Express - 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....
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 (30.4%)
  • 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 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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