Optometrist Jobs in Hamden, 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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The Eye Group - New Haven, CT (4 miles from Hamden, CT)
Wonderful opportunity to work in a busy and growing optometry practice. New doctor will be performing primarily routine exams, with an aspect of medical optometry....
2 days ago
Fifth State Vision Care - Farmington, CT (24 miles from Hamden, CT)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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10 days ago Fifth State Vision Care
Fifth State Vision Care - Bristol, CT (21 miles from Hamden, CT)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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11 days ago Fifth State Vision Care
Pearle Vision - Milford, CT (12 miles from Hamden, CT)
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
11 days ago
Fifth State Vision Care - Wallingford, CT (8 miles from Hamden, CT)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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13 days ago Fifth State Vision Care
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Farmington, CT (24 miles from Hamden, CT)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
16 days ago
US Vision - Trumbull, CT (15 miles from Hamden, CT)
All of our advertising includes focus on eye exams and our independent doctors of optometry. Host Store Impact: We have nurtured relationships with leading department store retailers....
16 days ago
The Eye Group - Fairfield, CT (22 miles from Hamden, CT)
Exciting opportunity for a full or part time optometrist to join a high end retail optical utilizing state of the art equipment....
24 days ago
Private Practice - Orange, CT (7 miles from Hamden, CT)
Title: Optometrist - OD Location: Orange, 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...
26 days ago
Private Practice - Guilford, CT (13 miles from Hamden, CT)
Title: Optometrist - OD Location: Guilford, 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...
26 days ago
Private Practice - North Haven, CT (4 miles from Hamden, CT)
Title: Optometrist - OD Location: North Haven, 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...
26 days ago
Pearle Vision - Hamden, CT
Pearles vision of genuine eye care. An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Pearle Vision (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
27 days ago
Target Optical - Bethel, CT (23 miles from Hamden, CT)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
30+ days ago
David Joel - New Haven, CT (4 miles from Hamden, CT)
As an optometrist in our practice, you will be expected, but not limited, to: Perform comprehensive eye exams including pediatric eye care exams Diagnose and treat eye disease Prescribe corrective lenses...
45+ days ago
The Eye Group - Middletown, CT (19 miles from Hamden, CT)
We exclusively recruit for optometry and ophthalmology practices at no cost to those seeking a job. All inquiries are strictly confidential....
45+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Hamden, CT

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

$138,140

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Hamden, CT offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (3.8%)
  • 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 Hamden, 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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