Optician Jobs in Wisconsin

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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Visionworks - Milwaukee, WI
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 promptly and...
2 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
Marshfield Clinic - Marshfield, WI
Job Title: Optician Cost Center: 565305 Mfld-Optical Scheduled Weekly Hours: 24 Employee Type: Regular Work Shift: 8-hour day shifts, variable days (United States of America) Job Description: The Optician...
2 days ago
National Vision - Milwaukee, 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,...
2 hours ago
Stanton Optical - Milwaukee, 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?...
1 hour ago
Envision Eyecare - Wausau, WI
Help patients select eyewear Adjust & repair eyewear
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3 days ago
VisionWorks - Greendale, WI
Retail Eyewear Specialist Store 419, Southridge, Greendale, Wisconsin, United States of America Req #16993 Thursday, March 4, 2021 Summary: Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the SERVE...
3 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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America's Best - West Allis, 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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SSM Health Care - Baraboo, WI
Troubleshoots basic and advanced vision complaints related to eyeglasses and at some locations contact lenses....
4 days ago
Shopko Optical - North Fond du Lac, WI
Shopko Optical provides excellent patient-centric care and high-quality eyewear through its dedicated team of optometrists and opticians....
5 days ago
America's Best - Pleasant Prairie, 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....
5 days ago
Marshfield Clinic Health System (MCHS) - Stevens Point, WI
Job Title: Optician Cost Center: 565305 Mfld-Optical Scheduled Weekly Hours: 24 Employee Type: Regular Work Shift: 8-hour day shifts, variable days (United States of America) Job Description: The Optician...
5 days ago
SSM Health - Columbus, WI
. + Troubleshoots basic and advanced vision complaints related to eyeglasses and at some locations contact lenses. + Assists patients with selection of eyewear, determines proper frame and lens selections...
5 days ago
U.S. Vision - Kenosha, WI
Overview U.S. Vision is one of the largest eyewear companies in the United States. We have been engaged in the retail optical business since 1967. We are the second largest independent operator of...
6 days ago

Demographic Data for Wisconsin

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Optician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optician Certification Training

No matter which area of opticianry you choose, you'll be in high demand in the job market because the need for eye care professionals is constantly expanding. It may surprise you to learn that...


Optometry Skills for Success
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...

Optical Manager

In this online course, you will gain the skills and knowledge to prepare yourself to become an optician and prepare for the American Board of Opticianry (ABO) certificationa certification...


Salary for Optician Jobs in Wisconsin

This is the average annual salary for Optician jobs in Wisconsin as reported by the BLS.

$38,651

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optician positions.

Highest Education Level

Opticians in Wisconsin offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.5%)
  • 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 (3.0%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Opticians in Wisconsin
  • 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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