Optician Jobs in Milwaukee, 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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Pearle Vision - Brookfield, WI (9 miles from Milwaukee, WI)
Optical Retail Sales Associate - PART -TIMEPearle Vision in Brookfield?is currently seeking part-time Sales Associates!We are a busy Optometrist's?office that prides itself on offering excellent...
11 hours ago
The Eye Group, SC - Milwaukee, WI
The Eye Group, SC in need of full-time and part-time Opticians for our modern, fast-paced optometric practices....
1 day ago
Luxottica Group - Milwaukee, 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...
5 days ago
Visionworks - Milwaukee, WI
Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the SERVE selling strategy to Super Serve the Customer's needs. Essential Responsibilities: Greet all customers in-person and by phone...
6 days ago
America's Best - Oak Creek, WI (10 miles from Milwaukee, 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....
10 days ago
Shopko Optical - Racine, WI (22 miles from Milwaukee, WI)
Shopko Optical is seeking Opticians to join our team in Racine, Wisconsin! On the job training provided....
11 days ago
National Vision - Greendale, WI (8 miles from Milwaukee, 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....
11 days ago
America's Best - Brown Deer, WI (7 miles from Milwaukee, 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....
13 days ago
Wisconsin Vision Inc. and Eye Boutique Inc. - Waukesha, WI (15 miles from Milwaukee, WI)
Wisconsin Vision is looking to add additional members to our ever growing team! We are the largest family owned optical in the Mid West. No Experience necessary to join our Team, just the need to...
15 days ago
MyEyeDr - Elm Grove, WI (9 miles from Milwaukee, 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....
17 days ago
Shopko Optical - Hales Corners, WI (9 miles from Milwaukee, WI)
Shopko Optical is seeking Opticians to join our new team in Hales Corners! On the job training provided. Full-time and Part-time opportunities avaialbile....
17 days ago
Wisconsin Vision - Racine, WI (22 miles from Milwaukee, WI)
Wisconsin Vision is looking to add additional members to our ever growing team! We are the largest family owned optical in the Mid West. No Experience necessary to join our Team, just the need to...
18 days ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - New Berlin, WI (7 miles from Milwaukee, WI)
Dispenses contact lenses. Dispense quality products....
18 days ago
Luxottica Group - New Berlin, WI (10 miles from Milwaukee, WI)
Dispenses contact lenses. Dispense quality products....
19 days ago
Wisconsin Vision Inc. and Eye Boutique Inc. - Brookfield, WI (9 miles from Milwaukee, WI)
Wisconsin Vision is looking to add additional members to our ever growing team! We are the largest family owned optical in the Mid West. No Experience necessary to join our Team, just the need to...
19 days ago

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Milwaukee, WI

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

$39,752

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Milwaukee, WI 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 Milwaukee, 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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