Optician

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Fit customers with eyeglasses or contact lenses, as prescribed by an ophthalmologist or optometrist. Help clients select frames and order the lenses. May grind, polish, cut, edge or otherwise finish lenses and fit lenses into frames. Instruct clients on the use of contact lenses.

Outlook

Good

Wage

Low: $13.28
Medium: $23.00
High: $38.50

Places of Employment

Optical retail outlets, optical dispensary firms, self employed.

Regulated

Yes

Regulated Occupation Name

Optician

Regulated Authority