Optometrist Jobs in Joliet, 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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Walmart - Montgomery, IL (14 miles from Joliet, IL)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
4 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Montgomery, IL (14 miles from Joliet, IL)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
4 days ago
Eyeland Optical - Aurora, IL (17 miles from Joliet, IL)
At Eyeland Optical, we're seeking an Optometrist for a position in Aurora, Illinois located in the Downtown area....
6 days ago
Dupage Medical Group - Naperville, IL (16 miles from Joliet, IL)
Routine eye exams will be performed with prescriptions for glasses provided (vision insurance will not be billed)....
11 days ago
Dupage Medical Group - Downers Grove, IL (21 miles from Joliet, IL)
Routine eye exams will be performed with prescriptions for glasses provided (vision insurance will not be billed)....
11 days ago
The Eye Group - Aurora, IL (17 miles from Joliet, IL)
Comprehensive eye care practice looking for an experienced optometrist to provide superb primary & medical eye care....
12 days ago
The Eye Group - Oswego, IL (10 miles from Joliet, IL)
Pediatric optometrist needed to join this state of the art, comprehensive eye care practice with strong technical and support staff....
13 days ago
Gardner Eye Care - Vision Source - Palos Hills, IL (23 miles from Joliet, IL)
Our practices manage a mix of primary eye care and ocular disease with staff to assist and are fully RevolutionEHR integrated....
17 days ago
Teri Grey - Lisle, IL (18 miles from Joliet, IL)
If you have interest in full time or part time please respond for more details and connect with the hiring Optometrist....
20 days ago
LensCrafters - Orland Park, IL (20 miles from Joliet, IL)
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Doctor of Optometry Demonstrated leadership/management skills Knowledge of current Optometric technology & practices Developed communication skills, both verbal & written Strong...
30+ days ago
Visionworks - Tinley Park, IL (20 miles from Joliet, IL)
Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Illinois, is hiring a FULL TIME Optometrist in our TINLEY PARK location....
45+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Joliet, IL
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
45+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Joliet, IL

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

$124,430

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Joliet, 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 Joliet, 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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