Optometrist Jobs in Lake Zurich, 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 - Elgin, IL (16 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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4 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
Corporate practice - Niles, IL (17 miles from Lake Zurich, 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!...
5 days ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Niles, IL (17 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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5 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Gurnee, IL (12 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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5 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
LensCrafters - Lincolnwood, IL (20 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Doctor of Optometry Demonstrated leadership/management skills Knowledge of current Optometric technology & practices Developed communication skills, both verbal & written Strong...
8 days ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Elmhurst, IL (22 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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10 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
Pearle Vision - Lake Zurich, IL
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
12 days ago
Luxottica Group - Lake Zurich, IL
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
14 days ago
Target Optical - St Charles, IL (23 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
17 days ago
Hoffman Estates, IL (6 miles from Lake Zurich, 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-...
18 days ago
Des Plaines, IL (13 miles from Lake Zurich, 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
Evanston, IL (20 miles from Lake Zurich, 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
Elgin, IL (16 miles from Lake Zurich, 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
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Lincolnwood, IL (20 miles from Lake Zurich, IL)
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS -Doctor of Optometry -Demonstrated leadership/management skills -Knowledge of current Optometric technology & practices -Developed communication skills, both verbal & written -Strong...
20 days ago
LensCrafters - River Forest, IL (24 miles from Lake Zurich, 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

Demographic Data for Lake Zurich, IL

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Lake Zurich, IL

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

$124,430

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Lake Zurich, IL offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.4%)
  • 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 Lake Zurich, 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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