Optometrist Jobs in Fort Wayne, 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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  • Doctor's Exchange of Indiana PC
  • Fort Wayne, IN
  • 1 day ago

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

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  • Doctor's Exchange of Indiana PC
  • Fort Wayne, IN
  • 1 day ago

Our Optometrists manage a variety of anterior and posterior ocular disease to their comfort level including but not limited to: Treating corneal ulcers and uveitis Diagnosing diabetic and hypertensive...

Independent Optometrist

  • Walmart
  • Kendallville, IN
  • 23 hours ago

... What you'll do... Live our Values Culture Champion Models the Walmart values to foster our culture; holds oneself and others accountable; and supports Walmarts commitment to communities,...

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  • Doctor's Exchange of Indiana PC
  • Fort Wayne, IN
  • 7 days ago

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

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Optometrist

  • Doctor's Exchange of Indiana PC
  • Fort Wayne, IN
  • 7 days ago

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

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Optometrist

  • Longe Optical & Frey Vision Group of Indiana, Inc.
  • Fort Wayne, IN
  • 8 days ago

We are quickly becoming the #1 option for eye care and eye wear in the greater Ft. Wayne area!...

Optometrist

  • Pearle Vision
  • Fort Wayne, IN
  • 10 days ago

Pearles vision of genuine eye care....

Optometrist

  • 360care
  • Fort Wayne, IN
  • 15 days ago

Therapeutic Optometrist to provide comprehensive ocular disease management As a 1099 Independent Contractor, you will receive great compensation and enjoy a flexible schedule....

Optometrist (Part-Time)

  • HealthDrive
  • Fort Wayne, IN
  • 20 days ago

Category: Optometrist, Optometric, Optometry, OD, O.D., Jobs, Job Responsibilities The Optometrist will provide general optometry services to the residents of nursing homes, assisted living facilities...

Independent Optometrist - Walmart

  • Walmart
  • Kendallville, IN
  • 90+ days ago

Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Fort Wayne, IN

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireOptometry research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Optometrist positions

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  • Doctor's Exchange of Indiana PC
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  • America's Best
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  • Stanton Optical
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  • 360care
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  • Eyeglass World
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  • HealthDrive
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  • Longe Optical & Frey Vision Group of Indiana, Inc.
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  • National Vision Incorporated
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  • Pearle Vision
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Fort Wayne, IN 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 Fort Wayne, IN
  • 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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