Optometrist Jobs in Lakewood, 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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Regional Vision Consultants LLC - West Long Branch, NJ (17 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....
imatters - Howell, NJ (5 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
Optometrist – Monmouth County Our private 3 provider Optometry practice is growing here in Howell, New Jersey, we have an outstanding opportunity to practice full-scope Optometry....
Corporate practice - Englishtown, NJ (16 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
Whether you are looking for your first opportunity in eye care, or youre an experienced optometrist looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to welcoming you to our team!...
6 days ago
Corporate practice - West Long Branch, NJ (17 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
Whether you are looking for your first opportunity in eye care, or youre an experienced optometrist looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to welcoming you to our team!...
6 days ago
Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Englishtown, NJ (16 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....
Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Brick, NJ (5 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....
Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Holmdel, NJ (21 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
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...
Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Brick, NJ (5 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....
Eye Care Partners - Middletown, NJ (22 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
At Clarkson EyeCare, our doctors are leaders in the field of full-scope, medical-model eye care....
Eye Care Partners - Manchester, NJ (11 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
Clarkson EyeCare has a full-time licensed Optometrist opportunity at our Manchester, NJ office. At Clarkson EyeCare, our doctors are leaders in the field of full-scope, medical-model eye care....
Lakewood / Brick NJ - Lakewood, NJ
Optometrist with medical, surgical experience, for busy Jersey Shore Ophthalmology practice. Busy med/surg practice seeking PT/leading to FT with 2-3 yrs exp and NJ license....
30+ days ago
Visionworks - Shrewsbury, NJ (19 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in New Jersey, is hiring a FULL TIME Optometrist in our SHREWSBURY location....
30+ days ago
GPAC - Toms River, NJ (6 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-...
30+ days ago
LensCrafters - Holmdel, NJ (21 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
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
Luxottica Group - Holmdel, NJ (21 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
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

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Lakewood, NJ

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

$120,830

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Lakewood, NJ 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 Lakewood, 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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