Optometrist Jobs in Nebraska

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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Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - McCook, NE
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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Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - South Sioux City, NE
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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Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Lexington, NE
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
2 days ago
360care - North Platte, NE
Work as a team to provide comprehensive ocular disease management for geriatric patients at nursing homes in your regional area....
3 days ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Lincoln, NE
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Papillion, NE
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
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Omaha, NE
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
Eye Physicians - Columbus, NE
All locations are well equipped and have full-service optical departments with a large selection of Rx frames, sunglasses, contact lenses, and accessories....
4 days ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Papillion, NE
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
Direct Apply

4 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Lincoln, NE
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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5 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Lincoln, NE
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
Direct Apply

5 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Kearney, NE
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
5 days ago
LensCrafters - Omaha, NE
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
9 days ago
VisionWorks - Papillion, NE
Optometrist Store 9, Shadow Lake Towne Center, Papillion, Nebraska, United States of America Req #17887 Tuesday, May 4, 2021 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Nebraska...
10 days ago
LensCrafters - Papillion, NE
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
10 days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Nebraska

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in Nebraska as reported by the BLS.

$104,010

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Nebraska offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • 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 Nebraska
  • 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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