Optometrist Jobs in Stamford, 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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Nanuet, NY (24 miles from Stamford, CT)
Optometrist office in Nanuet, NY has F/T positions available for office assistants and/or receptionists. Experience in the medical office, or optical field, preferred but not required....
3 days ago
LensCrafters - White Plains, NY (11 miles from Stamford, CT)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
4 days ago
The Eye Group - Danbury, CT (22 miles from Stamford, 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
Fifth State Vision Care - Danbury, CT (22 miles from Stamford, 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 Danbury, CT office....
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6 days ago Fifth State Vision Care
Eye To Eye Careers - Queens, , NY (24 miles from Stamford, CT)
Job Description: Perform excellent comprehensive eye exams to ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions....
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9 days ago Eye To Eye Careers
Eye To Eye Careers - Westchester County, NY (17 miles from Stamford, CT)
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Westchester NY to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
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9 days ago Eye To Eye Careers
Eye To Eye Careers - White Plains, NY (11 miles from Stamford, CT)
Optometrist must be able to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams to ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions....
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9 days ago Eye To Eye Careers
LensCrafters - Stamford, CT
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
10 days ago
LensCrafters - Yorktown Heights, NY (20 miles from Stamford, CT)
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Doctor of Optometry Demonstrated leadership/management skills Knowledge of current Optometric technology & practices Developed communication skills, both verbal & written Strong...
10 days ago
Pearle Vision - Scarsdale, NY (14 miles from Stamford, CT)
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
10 days ago
LensCrafters - West Nyack, NY (22 miles from Stamford, CT)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
10 days ago
LensCrafters - Norwalk, CT (7 miles from Stamford, CT)
Great practice opportunity for an independent Doctor of Optometry....
10 days ago
National Vision - Levittown, NY (22 miles from Stamford, CT)
National Vision is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our new practice located in Levittown,...
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10 days ago National Vision
Eye To Eye Careers - Greenwich, CT (2 miles from Stamford, CT)
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Greenwich CT to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
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10 days ago Eye To Eye Careers
Eye To Eye Careers - Stamford, CT (6 miles from Stamford, CT)
The optometrist must be able to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams to ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions....
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10 days ago Eye To Eye Careers

Demographic Data for Stamford, CT

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Stamford, CT

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

$138,140

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Stamford, 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 Stamford, 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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