Optometrist Jobs in Palos Hills, 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 - Hammond, IN (17 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
Job Description A great patient experience starts with our Optometrists giving a comprehensive eye exam. Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
1 day ago
University of Chicago - Chicago, IL (16 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
prior experience providing eye care in a hospital or academic setting....
1 day ago
Eyeland Optical - Aurora, IL (23 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
At Eyeland Optical, we're seeking an Optometrist for a position in Aurora, Illinois located in the Downtown area....
2 days ago
LensCrafters - Chicago Ridge, IL (2 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
2 days ago
Pearle Vision - Orland Park/Oakbrook Terrace - Villa Park, IL (14 miles from Palos Hills, 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 (16 miles from Palos Hills, 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 (16 miles from Palos Hills, 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 - Chicago, IL (16 miles from Palos Hills, 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 (16 miles from Palos Hills, 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 (16 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
5 days ago
Senior Eye Associates - Chicago, IL (16 miles from Palos Hills, 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 (16 miles from Palos Hills, 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 (12 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
Routine eye exams will be performed with prescriptions for glasses provided (vision insurance will not be billed)....
7 days ago
The Eye Group - Aurora, IL (23 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
Comprehensive eye care practice looking for an experienced optometrist to provide superb primary & medical eye care....
8 days ago
Luxottica Group - Chicago, IL (16 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
11 days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Palos Hills, IL

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

$124,430

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Palos Hills, 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 Palos Hills, 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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