Optometrist Jobs in Richton Park, 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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Luxottica Group - Burr Ridge, IL (21 miles from Richton Park, IL)
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Doctor of Optometry Demonstrated leadership/management skills Knowledge of current Optometric technology & practices Developed communication skills, both verbal & written Strong...
1 day ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Crestwood, IL (11 miles from Richton Park, IL)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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Pearle Vision - Bourbonnais, IL (20 miles from Richton Park, IL)
Pearles vision of genuine eye care Great practice opportunity for an independent Doctor of Optometry....
9 days ago
Luxottica Group - Bourbonnais, IL (20 miles from Richton Park, IL)
Pearles vision of genuine eye care Great practice opportunity for an independent Doctor of Optometry....
10 days ago
LensCrafters - Chicago Ridge, IL (16 miles from Richton Park, IL)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
19 days ago
HealthLinc, Inc - East Chicago, IN (18 miles from Richton Park, IL)
As an Optometrist Assistant, you will schedule patient appointments, prepare patients for examination, and train patients to take care of their glasses and contact lenses....
22 days ago
Dupage Medical Group - Tinley Park, IL (8 miles from Richton Park, 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...
23 days ago
Target Optical - Lemont, IL (19 miles from Richton Park, IL)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
30+ days ago
LensCrafters - Chicago Ridge, IL (16 miles from Richton Park, 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
Pearle Vision - Midlothian, IL (11 miles from Richton Park, IL)
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
30+ days ago
Luxottica - Bourbonnais, IL (20 miles from Richton Park, IL)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
30+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Bourbonnais, IL (20 miles from Richton Park, IL)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
30+ days ago
Walmart - Hodgkins, IL (21 miles from Richton Park, IL)
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
45+ days ago
Luxottica - Calumet City, IL (13 miles from Richton Park, IL)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
45+ days ago
LensCrafters - Orland Park, IL (11 miles from Richton Park, IL)
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Doctor of Optometry Demonstrated leadership/management skills Knowledge of current Optometric technology & practices Developed communication skills, both verbal & written Strong...
45+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Richton Park, IL

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

$124,430

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Richton Park, 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 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 Richton Park, 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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