Optometrist Jobs in Whittier, CA

Optometrists are doctors of optometry (ODs) whose primary responsibilities are to diagnose, treat, and prevent problems related to eyes and sight. These eye care experts also perform vision tests and analyze results to identify anomalies and recommend treatment such as corrective lenses or medication. Their job descriptions may also include performing minor eye-related surgery and providing patient care before and after larger procedures.

The median salary for an optometrist is $106,140, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects much faster than average job growth at 15%+ through 2026.

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Luxottica - Los Angeles, CA (12 miles from Whittier, CA)
OneSight: OneSight brings across the globe vision care to people who lack access by mobilizing eye care professionals, industry experts, volunteers, and partners....
2 days ago
Luxottica - Inglewood, CA (19 miles from Whittier, CA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
2 days ago
Optometry - Artesia, CA (9 miles from Whittier, CA)
, Contact Lens Training Area Job Type: Full-time Pay: $80,000.00 - $110,000.00 per year...
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1 day ago
EYE PEOPLE Optometry - Montebello, CA (4 miles from Whittier, CA)
ODs will practice full scope Optometry with complete autonomy, techs will pre-test and perform CL trainings....
22 hours ago
Luxottica - Montclair, CA (19 miles from Whittier, CA)
OneSight: OneSight brings across the globe vision care to people who lack access by mobilizing eye care professionals, industry experts, volunteers, and partners....
2 days ago
LensCrafters - Downey, CA (7 miles from Whittier, CA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
1 day ago
LensCrafters - Lakewood, CA (12 miles from Whittier, CA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
1 day ago
Luxottica - Pomona, CA (11 miles from Whittier, CA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
2 days ago
Luxottica - Torrance, CA (20 miles from Whittier, CA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
2 days ago
Children's Hospital Los Angeles - Los Angeles, CA (12 miles from Whittier, CA)
Position Summary: The Optometrist will be responsible for providing quality eye care to the pediatric population independently as well as co-management of high acuity eye disease with ophthalmology....
19 hours ago
UNICORN OPTICAL - La Habra, CA (5 miles from Whittier, CA)
VERY FRIENDLY ENVIRONMENT. PRIVATE PRACTICE. KOREAN OPTICAL STORE. 10:30AM -6PM ON WED OR MORE DAYS (WE CAN DISCUSS) LOCATED IN LA HABRA CA
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2 days ago
Luxottica - Redondo Beach, CA (23 miles from Whittier, CA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
2 days ago
Vsp Global - Ontario, CA (21 miles from Whittier, CA)
In this role, you'll perform comprehensive eye exams for vision and ocular health. The current office hours are 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Friday; 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m....
5 days ago
ISIGHT VISION CARE - Huntington Beach, CA (20 miles from Whittier, CA)
Your regular duties will include A) FAMILY PRACTICE OPTOMETRY Perform comprehensive eye exams Prescribe corrective lenses, contact lenses, and medications Promote healthy vision by teaching patients...
5 days ago
Luxottica Group - Inglewood, CA (19 miles from Whittier, CA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
5 days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Whittier, CA

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in Whittier, CA as reported by the BLS.

$112,930

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Whittier, CA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (3.7%)
  • Master's Degree (2.6%)
  • Some College (0.5%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Optometrists in Whittier, CA
  • None (59.1%)
  • 1-2 years (13.6%)
  • 2-4 years (13.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (9.1%)
  • 10+ years (4.5%)

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