Optometrist Jobs in Harvard, 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.

Search Optometrist Jobs

1-10 of 10 Jobs
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Huntley, IL (17 miles from Harvard, IL)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
7 days ago
LensCrafters - Machesney Park, IL (21 miles from Harvard, IL)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
8 days ago
Walmart - Huntley, IL (17 miles from Harvard, IL)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
10 days ago
Private Practice - Crystal Lake, IL (17 miles from Harvard, IL)
Perform eye exams and analyze test results. Diagnose sight problems, such as nearsightedness or farsightedness and eye diseases, such as glaucoma. Prescribe eyeglasses and medications....
10 days ago
Walmart - Delavan, WI (17 miles from Harvard, IL)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
12 days ago
Walmart - Huntley, IL (17 miles from Harvard, IL)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
12 days ago
Walmart - Delavan, WI (17 miles from Harvard, IL)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
26 days ago
Luxottica Group - Machesney Park, IL (21 miles from Harvard, IL)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
28 days ago
The Eye Group - Crystal Lake, IL (17 miles from Harvard, IL)
We exclusively recruit for optometry and ophthalmology practices at no cost to those seeking a job. All inquiries are strictly confidential....
45+ days ago
Walmart - Harvard, IL
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Harvard, IL

Moving to Harvard, IL? Find some basic demographic data about Harvard, IL below.


13,922
312
Medium/Sm

Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job title

Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Harvard, IL

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

$124,430

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Optometrist positions

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Harvard, IL 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 Harvard, IL
  • None (59.1%)
  • 1-2 years (13.6%)
  • 2-4 years (13.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (9.1%)
  • 10+ years (4.5%)

Optometrist Related Career Advice Articles

How Much Do Optometrists Make?

How much do optometrists make? Find out what the average eye doctor salary is and which states offer the most in optometrist pay.


Top 5 Cities for Optometrist Pay

What are the best cities for optometrist pay? Which locations offer the highest optometrist salary? Read this list to find out.


Challenges & Opportunities for the Hospital Optometrist

Find out how the expansion of optometric services in hospitals is impacting the number of optometrists pursuing and attaining hospital privileges.