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Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

in Massachusetts

Cut, grind, and polish eyeglasses, contact lenses, or other precision optical elements. Assemble and mount lenses into frames or process other optical elements. Includes precision lens polishers or grinders, centerer-edgers, and lens mounters. Excludes "Opticians, Dispensing" (29-2081).

Occupation Projection for Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

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Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
519083  Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians 494 479 -15 -3.04 % 21 32 -2 51 High school diploma or equivalent 

Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
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