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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Independent Optometrist

  • Walmart
  • Hammond, IN
  • 1 day ago

Prescribing, fitting, and adjusting eyeglasses, contacts lenses, and other vision aids....

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Optometrist

  • National Vision
  • Hodgkins, IL
  • 3 days ago

We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

Optometrist

  • Private practice
  • Gary, IN
  • 4 days ago

Why Youll Love This Opportunity: Exposure Do what you love - A doctor at our practice will the opportunity to practice full-scope optometry ranging from general eye care needs to specialty areas such...

Optometrist

  • Visionworks
  • Evergreen Park, IL
  • 8 days ago

Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Illinois, is hiring a FULL TIME Optometrist in our EVERGREEN PARK location!...

Optometrist

  • Pearle Vision
  • Midlothian, IL
  • 10 days ago

Pearles vision of genuine eye care....

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Optometrist

  • Doctor's Exchange of Indiana PC
  • Schererville, IN
  • 10 days ago

We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

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Dooctor Of Optometry

  • Vision Quest Eye Clinics
  • Merrillville, IN
  • 14 days ago

care, or you’re an experienced optometrist looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to welcoming you to our practice....

Optometrist

  • Private practice
  • Crest Hill, IL
  • 16 days ago

for a motivated optometrist to join our team....

Optometrist

  • Pearle Vision
  • Countryside, IL
  • 16 days ago

Pearles vision of genuine eye care....

Optometrist - IL, Tinley Park - 846 - FT - Employed

  • VisionWorks
  • Tinley Park, IL
  • 19 days ago

The Role: The Optometrist (OD ) is simply the best-of-the best in the field of optometry....

Optometrist - IL, Orland Park - 821 - FT - Employed

  • VisionWorks
  • Orland Park, IL
  • 20 days ago

The Role: The Optometrist (OD ) is simply the best-of-the best in the field of optometry....

Optometrist - IL, Evergreen Park - 833 - PT - Employed

  • VisionWorks
  • Evergreen Park, IL
  • 20 days ago

The Role: The Optometrist (OD ) is simply the best-of-the best in the field of optometry....

Optometrist - IL, Calumet City - 817 - FT - Employed

  • VisionWorks
  • Calumet City, IL
  • 20 days ago

The Role: The Optometrist (OD ) is simply the best-of-the best in the field of optometry....

Optometrist

  • Target
  • Tinley Park, IL
  • 24 days ago

Recommended Skills Optometry Podiatry Refractive Surgery Chiropractics Telecommuting Ophthalmology Apply to this job. Think you're the perfect candidate?...

Usa Optometrist - Sams

  • Walmart / Sam's
  • Evergreen Park, IL
  • 26 days ago

Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Richton Park, IL

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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 (68.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.1%)
  • High School or GED (7.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.6%)
  • 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 (52.4%)
  • Less than 1 year (19.0%)
  • 1-2 years (14.3%)
  • 2-4 years (9.5%)
  • 4-6 years (4.8%)

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