Optometrist Jobs in East Chicago, IN

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 - Chicago, IL (20 miles from East Chicago, IN)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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2 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
National Vision - Hammond, IN (2 miles from East Chicago, IN)
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....
16 hours ago
University of Chicago - Chicago, IL (20 miles from East Chicago, IN)
prior experience providing eye care in a hospital or academic setting....
6 hours ago
University of Chicago - Chicago, IL (20 miles from East Chicago, IN)
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....
2 days ago
LensCrafters - Chicago Ridge, IL (17 miles from East Chicago, IN)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
1 day ago
LensCrafters - Chicago, IL (20 miles from East Chicago, IN)
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Doctor of Optometry Demonstrated leadership/management skills Knowledge of current Optometric technology & practices Developed communication skills, both verbal & written Strong...
3 days ago
Luxottica - Chicago, IL (20 miles from East Chicago, IN)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
4 days ago
Senior Eye Associates - Chicago, IL (20 miles from East Chicago, IN)
Senior Eye Associates is hiring a part time optometrist with the potential to move to a full time position....
5 days ago
Luxottica Group - Chicago, IL (20 miles from East Chicago, IN)
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
10 days ago
Gardner Eye Care - Vision Source - Palos Hills, IL (19 miles from East Chicago, IN)
Our practices manage a mix of primary eye care and ocular disease with staff to assist and are fully RevolutionEHR integrated....
12 days ago
Eye to Eye Careers - Chicago, IL (20 miles from East Chicago, IN)
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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14 days ago Eye to Eye Careers
LensCrafters - Calumet City, IL (5 miles from East Chicago, IN)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
20 days ago
SEE Eyewear - Chicago, IL (20 miles from East Chicago, IN)
Job Summary: SEE Eyewear is looking for team focused, patient-centric Optometrists to continue to build the optometry practice in our busy Water Tower location, located in Chicago, IL....
21 days ago
LCA-Vision Inc - Chicago, IL (20 miles from East Chicago, IN)
Job RequirementsWe are seeking an Optometrist who combines exceptional work ethic, high energy and an outstanding personality, with a deep technical understanding of optometry....
21 days ago
LCA-Vision Inc - Tinley Park, IL (20 miles from East Chicago, IN)
Job RequirementsWe are seeking an Optometrist who combines exceptional work ethic, high energy and an outstanding personality, with a deep technical understanding of optometry....
22 days ago

Demographic Data for East Chicago, IN

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in East Chicago, IN

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in East Chicago, IN as reported by the BLS.

$124,430

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in East Chicago, IN 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 East Chicago, IN
  • 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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