Dispensing opticians interpret prescriptions from optometrists and ophthalmologists (eye specialists) for glasses or contact lenses, sell customers suitable frames and lens systems, and fit and assemble glasses.
- Job opportunities
- Training usually required
- 1-2 years
Dispensing opticians with up to five years' experience usually earn
$38K-$46K per year
Senior dispensing opticians usually earn
$48K-$85K per year