How much does an Optician make in Illinois? The average Optician salary in Illinois is $52,040 as of October 27, 2022, but the range typically falls between $48,090 and $62,759. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Rosin Eyecare - Bloomingdale, IL

Optician - Eye Department

Carle Health - Champaign, IL

Optician, Part-Time - Andersonville

Warby Parker - Chicago, IL

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Vision Associates Inc - Dixon, IL

Job Description for Optician

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 2022 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Cicero, IL Avg. Salary $53,758 Date Updated October 27, 2022
Location Mount Prospect, IL Avg. Salary $53,575 Date Updated October 27, 2022
Location Abingdon, IL Avg. Salary $48,027 Date Updated October 27, 2022
Location Adair, IL Avg. Salary $48,640 Date Updated October 27, 2022
Location Addieville, IL Avg. Salary $49,486 Date Updated October 27, 2022
Location Addison, IL Avg. Salary $53,575 Date Updated October 27, 2022
Location Akin, IL Avg. Salary $47,590 Date Updated October 27, 2022
Location Albany, IL Avg. Salary $47,226 Date Updated October 27, 2022
Location Albers, IL Avg. Salary $49,486 Date Updated October 27, 2022
Location Albion, IL Avg. Salary $46,533 Date Updated October 27, 2022
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