About 70% of the Canadian populace use eyeglasses and as people tend to interact more with electronic screens from mobile, desktops and television, the number of people who are affected with eye problems is on the rise daily. This growth needs to match the available opticians in Canada.
The requirements to become an optician in Canada is to pass the National Optical Sciences Examinations and register in your provincial or territorial regulatory body. This has been one of the most in-demand jobs in Canada and the demand for Opticians emanates from the sharp decline of workers matching the jobs in Canada.
- Average Salary: $47,400
- NOC Code: 3231