Optometrist Jobs in East Hartford, CT

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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Target Optical - Enfield, CT (14 miles from East Hartford, CT)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
6 days ago
Fifth State Vision Care - Farmington, CT (11 miles from East Hartford, CT)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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7 days ago Fifth State Vision Care
Fifth State Vision Care - Bristol, CT (17 miles from East Hartford, CT)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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7 days ago Fifth State Vision Care
Windham Eye Group - Willimantic, CT (21 miles from East Hartford, CT)
A leading eye practice in Northeastern CT is seeking a motivated Optometrist to practice in a suburban setting close to the Univ of CT....
10 days ago
The Eye Group - Springfield, MA (22 miles from East Hartford, CT)
Join this successful solo ophthalmologist co-managing ocular disease and providing pre and post op care....
12 days ago
Luxottica - Avon, CT (12 miles from East Hartford, CT)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
13 days ago
The Eye Group - Middletown, CT (15 miles from East Hartford, CT)
We exclusively recruit for optometry and ophthalmology practices at no cost to those seeking a job. All inquiries are strictly confidential....
13 days ago
Connecticut Children's Medical Center - Farmington, CT (11 miles from East Hartford, CT)
They may also prescribe eyeglasses or contact lenses as needed....
14 days ago
The Eye Group - Manchester, CT (5 miles from East Hartford, CT)
Growing ophthalmology practice looking for an outgoing optometrist to join their successful team! Multi-specialty practice with full onsite optical....
16 days ago
Private Practice - Cromwell, CT (12 miles from East Hartford, CT)
Optometrist $Open Location: Cromwell, CT 06416 Private Practice Full Time Position Monday - Friday Great Hours New Grads Are Welcome Benefits Please Apply By CV or Resume...
16 days ago
Luxottica Group - Avon, CT (12 miles from East Hartford, CT)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
17 days ago
Private Practice - Newington, CT (8 miles from East Hartford, CT)
Title: Optometrist - OD Location: Newington, CT Full Time or Part Time Optometrist - OD Position Private Practice Full Time or Part Time Available Open: Mon - Fri: 8am - 5pm No Nights/Weekends Excellent...
19 days ago
Private Practice - Glastonbury, CT (6 miles from East Hartford, CT)
Title: Optometrist - OD Location: Glastonbury, CT Full Time or Part Time Optometrist - OD Position Private Practice Full Time or Part Time Available Open: Mon - Fri: 8am - 5pm No Nights/Weekends Excellent...
19 days ago
Private Practice - Avon, CT (12 miles from East Hartford, CT)
Title: Optometrist - OD Location: Avon, CT Full Time or Part Time Optometrist - OD Position Private Practice Full Time or Part Time Available Open: Mon - Fri: 8am - 5pm No Nights/Weekends Excellent...
19 days ago
Private Practice - West Hartford, CT (7 miles from East Hartford, CT)
Title: Optometrist - OD Location: West Hartford, CT Full Time or Part Time Optometrist - OD Position Private Practice Full Time or Part Time Available Open: Mon - Fri: 8am - 5pm No Nights/Weekends Excellent...
20 days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in East Hartford, CT

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in East Hartford, CT as reported by the BLS.

$138,140

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in East Hartford, CT 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 East Hartford, CT
  • 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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