How much does an Optician make in Louisiana? The average Optician salary in Louisiana is $44,905 as of March 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $41,489 and $54,150. 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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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 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $42,816 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $46,158 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $41,155 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $43,583 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $41,155 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $45,637 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $43,208 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $41,530 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $46,433 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $43,208 Date Updated March 26, 2020
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