Optician Salary in Florissant, Missouri

How much does an Optician make in Florissant, MO? The average Optician salary in Florissant, MO is $45,658 as of October 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $42,188 and $55,057. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description

Optician measures and fits contact lenses and eyeglass frames based on prescriptions written by ophthalmologists or optometrists. Takes precision measurements of eyes using pupilometer and other devices to ensure proper fit of eyeglasses or contact lenses. Being an Optician assists and advises customers in selecting frames based on their prescription, lifestyle needs, and style preferences. Inspects lenses for quality, fits and adjusts eyewear, and repairs eyewear as needed. Additionally, Optician instructs customer on correct eyeglass and contact lens care and maintenance. Processes work orders and sales. May oversee trainees or student opticians. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Requires a high school diploma. Requires applicable license. Typically reports to a Manager or Head of a Unit/Department. Optician's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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About Florissant, Missouri    Florissant (/ˈflɒrɪsənt/ (listen)) is a city in St. Louis County, Missouri, within Greater St. Louis. It is a middle class second-ring northern subur....More

Florissant, Missouri  area prices were up 0.7% from a year ago    View the Cost of Living in Florissant, Missouri

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Skills associated with Optician: Measures/Fits Contact Lenses, Vision Testing, Visual Screening, Measures/Fits Eyeglasses

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