Optician Jobs in Waukesha, 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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Luxottica - Milwaukee, WI (15 miles from Waukesha, 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...
10 days ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Greenfield, WI (11 miles from Waukesha, 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...
10 days ago
Stanton Optical - Oak Creek, WI (19 miles from Waukesha, WI)
Do you share our vision of modernizing eye care for all people and making eye care easy? Do you have a high school diploma or equivalent required?...
11 days ago
Luxottica Group - Greenfield, WI (12 miles from Waukesha, WI)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
13 days ago
Shopko Optical - Mequon, WI (18 miles from Waukesha, WI)
Shopko Optical is seeking Opticians to join our team in Rochester, Minnesota!...
13 days ago
Luxottica Group - Menomonee Falls, WI (9 miles from Waukesha, WI)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Optician delivers the brand value proposition & helps establish LensCrafters as the premier destination for all vision needs within the community....
15 days ago
MyEyeDr - South Milwaukee, WI (19 miles from Waukesha, 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....
30+ days ago
VisionWorks - West Allis, WI (9 miles from Waukesha, WI)
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 413, West Allis, Wisconsin, United States of America Req #15174 Wednesday, November 18, 2020 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the SERVE selling...
60+ days ago
Shopko Optical - Waukesha, WI
Shopko Optical is seeking Opticians to join our teams in Waukesha, Wisconsin! On the job training provided. Full-time and Part-time opportunities available....
60+ days ago
Shopko Optical - Pewaukee, WI (4 miles from Waukesha, WI)
Shopko Optical is seeking Opticians to join our teams in the Pewaukee Area! On the job training provided. Part-time and Full-time opportunities available....
90+ days ago
Shopko Optical - Mequon, WI (18 miles from Waukesha, WI)
Shopko Optical is seeking Opticians to join our teams in Mequon, Wisconsin! On the job training provided....
90+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Waukesha, WI
Requisition ID: 295721 Store # : 001886 Target Optical Position: Casual Part-Time At Target Optical, we help people see and look great and have a blast doing it! We make caring for peoples vision...
90+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Waukesha, WI
Dispenses contact lenses. Dispense quality products....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Waukesha, WI

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Salary for Optician Jobs in Waukesha, WI

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

$39,752

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Opticians in Waukesha, WI offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.5%)
  • 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 Waukesha, 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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