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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LensCrafters - Lincoln, NE
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
1 day ago
National Vision - Papillion, NE
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Lincoln, NE
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
13 days ago
Target Optical - Omaha, NE
Excellent opportunity for a Doctor of Optometry looking for a flexible schedule and great practice experience....
17 days ago
University of Nebraska Medical Center - Omaha, NE
Job Requisition Begin Date 04/24/2020 Position Summary The candidate will be expected to perform routine eye exams, vision therapy, spectacle lenses, and contact lenses....
20 days ago
National Vision - Lincoln, NE
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
25 days ago
Walmart - Lincoln, NE
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
26 days ago
Warby Parker - Omaha, NE
What youll do: Perform excellent comprehensive eye exams in accordance with Warby Parkers protocol and standards of care Ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions...
27 days ago
Walmart - Lincoln, NE
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
27 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Papillion, NE
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
28 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Omaha, NE
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
28 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Blair, NE
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
28 days ago
LensCrafters - Lincoln, NE
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
Target Optical - Omaha, NE
OneSight: OneSight brings across the globe vision care to people who lack access by mobilizing eye care professionals, industry experts, volunteers, and partners....
30+ days ago
Visionworks - Papillion, NE
Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Nebraska, is hiring Optometrists in our PAPILLION (Omaha) location - we have FULL TIME and PART TIME opportunities available....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Nebraska

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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 (67.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.6%)
  • Master's Degree (2.5%)
  • 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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