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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National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Tinley Park, IL (20 miles from Joliet, IL)
Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
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1 day ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Downers Grove, IL (21 miles from Joliet, IL)
Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
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6 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
Pearle Vision - Orland Park, IL (20 miles from Joliet, IL)
As a Pearle Vision Optometrist, youll be part of a patient-oriented team that provides convenient, caring, and personalized eye care....
8 days ago
Corporate practice - Downers Grove, IL (21 miles from Joliet, IL)
Whether you are looking for your first opportunity in eye care, or youre an experienced optometrist looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to welcoming you to our team!...
17 days ago
Wheaton, IL (22 miles from Joliet, IL)
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-...
19 days ago
Tinley Park, IL (20 miles from Joliet, IL)
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-...
19 days ago
Bolingbrook, IL (13 miles from Joliet, IL)
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-...
19 days ago
Orland Park, IL (20 miles from Joliet, IL)
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-...
19 days ago
Naperville, IL (16 miles from Joliet, IL)
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-...
19 days ago
DuPage Medical Group - Tinley Park, IL (20 miles from Joliet, IL)
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: examine patient's eyes to diagnose vision problems and eye diseases refract in Plus Cylinder and prescribe spherical, toric, and multifocal soft contact lenses...
30+ days ago
Walmart - Shorewood, IL
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
30+ 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)....
30+ 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....
30+ days ago
Joliet, IL
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-...
30+ days ago
Downers Grove, IL (21 miles from Joliet, IL)
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-...
30+ 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 (67.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.7%)
  • 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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