Optometrist Jobs in Newington, 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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Fifth State Vision Care - Farmington, CT (5 miles from Newington, 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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Fifth State Vision Care - Wallingford, CT (16 miles from Newington, 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 Wallingford, CT office....
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1 day ago Fifth State Vision Care
Fifth State Vision Care - Wallingford, CT (16 miles from Newington, 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 Wallingford, CT office....
15 hours ago
The Eye Group - Middlebury, CT (22 miles from Newington, CT)
Full or part time opportunity for a medically oriented optometrist to join an innovative and well established eye care practice....
5 days ago
The Eye Group - Middletown, CT (10 miles from Newington, CT)
We exclusively recruit for optometry and ophthalmology practices at no cost to those seeking a job. All inquiries are strictly confidential....
5 days ago
MyEyeDr. Optometry - Torrington, CT (22 miles from Newington, CT)
Doctor of Optometry degree from an accredited institution required....
8 days ago
The Eye Group - Manchester, CT (11 miles from Newington, CT)
Growing ophthalmology practice looking for an outgoing optometrist to join their successful team! Multi-specialty practice with full onsite optical....
10 days ago
LensCrafters - Farmington, CT (5 miles from Newington, CT)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
11 days ago
LensCrafters - Newington, CT
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
11 days ago
Pearle Vision - Hamden, CT (24 miles from Newington, CT)
Pearles vision of genuine eye care. An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Pearle Vision (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
11 days ago
MyEyeDr - Hamden, CT (24 miles from Newington, CT)
As an optometrist in our practice, you will be expected to: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Build strong doctor-patient...
14 days ago
MyEyeDr - Madison, CT (24 miles from Newington, CT)
As an optometrist in our practice, you will be expected to: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Build strong doctor-patient...
14 days ago
Eye To Eye Careers - Hartford, CT (7 miles from Newington, CT)
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Connecticut to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
19 days ago
Eye To Eye Careers - Middletown, CT (10 miles from Newington, CT)
Optometrist must be able to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams to ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions....
19 days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - Farmington, CT (5 miles from Newington, 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....
20 days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Newington, CT

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

$138,140

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Newington, CT offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (66.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.6%)
  • 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 Newington, 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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