Optometrist Jobs in 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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The Eye Group - Springfield, MA (22 miles from Hartford, CT)
This practice provides full scope eye care with an emphasis on medical eye care and contact lenses....
21 hours ago
The Eye Group - Springfield, MA (22 miles from Hartford, CT)
Join this successful solo ophthalmologist co-managing ocular disease and providing pre and post op care....
3 days ago
The Eye Group - Middletown, CT (16 miles from Hartford, CT)
We exclusively recruit for optometry and ophthalmology practices at no cost to those seeking a job. All inquiries are strictly confidential....
3 days ago
Eye To Eye Careers - Hartford, CT 06101, CT
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Connecticut to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
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4 days ago Eye To Eye Careers
Eye To Eye Careers - Springfield, MA 01101, MA (22 miles from Hartford, CT)
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Connecticut to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
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4 days ago Eye To Eye Careers
MyEyeDr. Optometry - Torrington, CT (24 miles from Hartford, CT)
Doctor of Optometry degree from an accredited institution required....
6 days ago
The Eye Group - Manchester, CT (7 miles from Hartford, CT)
Growing ophthalmology practice looking for an outgoing optometrist to join their successful team! Multi-specialty practice with full onsite optical....
8 days ago
LensCrafters - Farmington, CT (9 miles from Hartford, CT)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
9 days ago
LensCrafters - Newington, CT (7 miles from Hartford, CT)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
9 days ago
LensCrafters - Springfield, MA (22 miles from Hartford, CT)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
9 days ago
The Eye Group - Springfield, MA (22 miles from Hartford, CT)
We exclusively recruit for optometry and ophthalmology practices at no cost to those seeking a job. All inquiries are strictly confidential....
9 days ago
Fifth State Vision Care - Farmington, CT (9 miles from Hartford, CT)
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Farmington, CT office....
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15 days ago Fifth State Vision Care
Eye To Eye Careers - Springfield, MA (22 miles from Hartford, CT)
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Connecticut to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
17 days ago
Eye To Eye Careers - Hartford, CT
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Connecticut to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
17 days ago
Eye To Eye Careers - Middletown, CT (16 miles from Hartford, CT)
Optometrist must be able to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams to ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions....
17 days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Hartford, CT

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

$138,140

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Hartford, CT offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (66.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.5%)
  • High School or GED (8.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (4.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (2.7%)
  • 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 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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