How much does an Optician Technician make in the United States? The average Optician Technician salary in the United States is $40,957 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $37,842 and $49,391. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is an Optician Technician ?

An optician, or dispensing optician, is a technical practitioner who designs, fits and dispenses corrective lenses for the correction of a person's vision. Opticians determine the specifications of various ophthalmic appliances that will give the necessary correction to a person's eyesight. Some registered or licensed opticians also design and fit special appliances to correct cosmetic, traumatic or anatomical defects. These devices are called shells or artificial eyes. Other registered or licensed opticians manufacture lenses to their own specifications and design and manufacture spectacle fr...

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kSARIA Corporation - Norfolk , VA
Norfolk, VA Description: kSARIA Service Corporation is searching for skilled Fiber Optics Technicians for our East Coast Field Services Division. Candidates must possess a high school diploma, GED or ...
JobTarget - 7 days ago
CTR Corporation - Norfolk , VA
Certified Fiber Optics Technician card required * Strong fiber optics installation background * Must be able to pull and terminate cable Please call Recruiter Mike Swartz at 757-873-5900, x131 to ...
ZipRecruiter - 10 days ago
Drs. Panner and Wen - Manassas , VA
Ophthalmic Technician - Full-time - Private practice - Manassas, VA 20109 We are looking for a new Ophthalmic Technician or Optician to join our team who is personable, detail-oriented, and welcoming ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
NAVY Aegis Computing Infrastructure (ACI). - Experience with testing of fiber optics cables ... technician with a thorough understanding of Baseline 6.3, 7.1, 7.1R, ACB08, and/or BL9; and/or ...
Lockheed Martin - 29 days ago
CTR Corporation - Norfolk , VA
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Joblift GmbH (USD CPC) - 39 days ago
A1 Sewer & Drain - Virginia Beach , VA
Our Plumbing Technicians inspect company-provided calls for servicing preexisting equipment and ... Benefits include Medical, Dental, Optical, Long/Short Term Disability, Life insurance, 401(k) with ...
ZipRecruiter - 29 days ago

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