Optometrist Jobs in Evanston, IL

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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University of Chicago - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
prior experience providing eye care in a hospital or academic setting....
1 day ago
LensCrafters - Chicago Ridge, IL (24 miles from Evanston, IL)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
2 days ago
Pearle Vision - Orland Park/Oakbrook Terrace - Villa Park, IL (18 miles from Evanston, IL)
As a Pearle Vision Optometrist, you'll be part of a patient-oriented team that provides convenient, caring, and personalized eye care....
21 hours ago
Eye to Eye Careers - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
About the Position Our practice is heavily focused on treating ocular diseases so we are in search of a skilled, empathetic, and compassionate optometrist open to practice in a nursing home setting....
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3 hours ago Eye to Eye Careers
University of Chicago - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
The appointee will provide optometric care at the department's clinical sites, performing contact lens fittings and follow-up care as well as comprehensive optometry....
3 days ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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3 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
LensCrafters - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Doctor of Optometry Demonstrated leadership/management skills Knowledge of current Optometric technology & practices Developed communication skills, both verbal & written Strong...
3 days ago
Luxottica - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
5 days ago
Senior Eye Associates - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
Senior Eye Associates is hiring a part time optometrist with the potential to move to a full time position....
6 days ago
Dupage Medical Group - Downers Grove, IL (23 miles from Evanston, IL)
Routine eye exams will be performed with prescriptions for glasses provided (vision insurance will not be billed)....
7 days ago
Luxottica Group - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
11 days ago
Walmart - Lake Zurich, IL (20 miles from Evanston, IL)
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
17 days ago
National Vision - Addison, IL (18 miles from Evanston, IL)
Job Description A great patient experience starts with our Optometrists giving a comprehensive eye exam. Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
19 days ago
SEE Eyewear - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
Job Summary: SEE Eyewear is looking for team focused, patient-centric Optometrists to continue to build the optometry practice in our busy Water Tower location, located in Chicago, IL....
22 days ago
LCA-Vision Inc - Chicago, IL (10 miles from Evanston, IL)
Job RequirementsWe are seeking an Optometrist who combines exceptional work ethic, high energy and an outstanding personality, with a deep technical understanding of optometry....
22 days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Evanston, IL

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

$124,430

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Evanston, IL offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.9%)
  • 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 Evanston, IL
  • 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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