Median annual wages in the industries employing the largest number of dispensing opticians in May 2010 were as follows:
|Other general merchandise stores||$36,280|
|Health and personal care stores||$35,470|
|Offices of physicians||$33,980|
|Offices of optometrists||$30,370|
Opticians employed in department stores or other retail settings may be required to work evenings and weekends. Most opticians work full time, although part-time opportunities also are available..
Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-13 Edition
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