Optometrist Jobs in Hackensack, NJ

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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Target Optical - Bronx, NY (8 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
GENERAL FUNCTION The Associate Optometrist (OD) ensures all patients receive the highest quality eye and vision care as well as their general health and well-being....
18 hours ago
Eye-to-Eye Careers - Brooklyn, NY (13 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
This practice specializes in full scope optometry (including specialty contact lenses) with emphasis on Vision Therapy. Doctors must have experience in Vision Therapy....
1 day ago
LensCrafters - Forest Hills, NY (15 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
18 hours ago
Northern New Jersey Eye Institute PA - South Orange, NJ (14 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
We are seeking a full or part time Optometrist to work both along side our Ophthalmologists performing patient preliminary examinations and refractions, as well as, seeing patient's independently both...
LasikPlus, LVI, TLC - White Plains, NY (17 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Specific qualifications for this health care role include: Doctor of Optometry (OD) degree from an accredited School of Optometry License to practice optometry in the state in which you will be practicing...
18 hours ago
Rustagi Eye Associates - Montclair, NJ (10 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Offices are equipped with Digital refraction system, auto refractor, NCT, fundus camera, OCT, visual field testing and full time Optometric tech and scribes....
VSP Global - New York, NY (9 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
You'll also perform contact lens fittings--at least 20 patients or more are cared for daily....
4 days ago
Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Kearny, NJ (10 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Clifton, NJ (5 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Union, NJ (17 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
National Vision - New York, NY (9 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Garfield, NJ (3 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
Luxottica Group - New York, NY (9 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
5 days ago
Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Linden, NJ (20 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
College Point, NY (12 miles from Hackensack, NJ)
College Point Optometric Associates is looking for an Optometrist to join our practice. We are a longstanding presence in our community first established in 1913....
5 days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Hackensack, NJ

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in Hackensack, NJ as reported by the BLS.

$120,830

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Hackensack, NJ offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.7%)
  • 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 Hackensack, NJ
  • 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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