Optician Jobs in River Falls, 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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Allina Health - Inver Grove Heights, MN (21 miles from River Falls, WI)
Assists in teaching contact lens insertion, removal & care of contact lenses. Place orders for contact lenses, as per doctors prescription....
8 days ago
The Luxottica Group - Saint Paul, MN (24 miles from River Falls, WI)
Requisition ID: 305346Store #: 001917 Target OpticalPosition:Part-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...
13 days ago
Walmart - Woodbury, MN (17 miles from River Falls, WI)
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...
15 days ago
Shopko Optical - Oak Park Heights, MN (19 miles from River Falls, WI)
Shopko Optical is seeking Opticians to join our New team in Oak Park Heights, MN! On the job training provided. Part-Time and Full-Time opportunities available....
30+ days ago
Shopko Optical - Hudson, WI (10 miles from River Falls, WI)
Shopko Optical is seeking Opticians to join our new team in Hudson, Wisconsin! On the job training provided. Part-time and Full-time opportunities available....
45+ days ago
Shopko Optical - River Falls, WI
Shopko Optical is seeking Opticians to join our teams in River Falls, Wisconsin! On the job training provided....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for River Falls, WI

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Optician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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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...

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Optometry is a health care profession that involves examining the eyes and applicable visual systems for defects or abnormalities as well as the correction of refractive error with glasses or...

Salary for Optician Jobs in River Falls, WI

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

$45,606

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in River Falls, 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 (5.2%)
  • 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 River Falls, 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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