Optometrist Jobs in Niles, 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 (11 miles from Niles, IL)
prior experience providing eye care in a hospital or academic setting....
1 day ago
LensCrafters - Chicago Ridge, IL (22 miles from Niles, IL)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
2 days ago
Pearle Vision - Orland Park/Oakbrook Terrace - Villa Park, IL (13 miles from Niles, 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 (11 miles from Niles, 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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4 hours ago Eye to Eye Careers
University of Chicago - Chicago, IL (11 miles from Niles, 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 - Elgin, IL (21 miles from Niles, 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
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Chicago, IL (11 miles from Niles, 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 (11 miles from Niles, IL)
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Doctor of Optometry Demonstrated leadership/management skills Knowledge of current Optometric technology & practices Developed communication skills, both verbal & written Strong...
4 days ago
Luxottica - Chicago, IL (11 miles from Niles, IL)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
5 days ago
Senior Eye Associates - Chicago, IL (11 miles from Niles, 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 - Naperville, IL (24 miles from Niles, IL)
Routine eye exams will be performed with prescriptions for glasses provided (vision insurance will not be billed)....
7 days ago
Dupage Medical Group - Downers Grove, IL (18 miles from Niles, 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 (11 miles from Niles, IL)
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
11 days ago
Gardner Eye Care - Vision Source - Palos Hills, IL (22 miles from Niles, IL)
Our practices manage a mix of primary eye care and ocular disease with staff to assist and are fully RevolutionEHR integrated....
13 days ago
Teri Grey - Lisle, IL (21 miles from Niles, IL)
If you have interest in full time or part time please respond for more details and connect with the hiring Optometrist....
16 days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Niles, IL

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

$124,430

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Niles, 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 Niles, 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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