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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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....
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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....
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1 day ago Eye Care Partners
Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Brick, NJ (5 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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5 days ago Regional Vision Consultants LLC
Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Holmdel, NJ (21 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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10 days ago Regional Vision Consultants LLC
Eye to Eye Careers - Lakewood, NJ
Responsibilities & Duties of the Optometrist (Eye Doctor) Perform excellent comprehensive eye exams to ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions....
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11 days ago Eye to Eye Careers
Eye to Eye Careers - Lakewood, NJ
Our private practice is offering a sublease opportunity to optometrists who are looking to manage their own finances while practicing optometry the best way that suits the patients eye care needs....
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11 days ago Eye to Eye Careers
Ferris State University - Toms River, NJ (6 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
Our doctors are leaders in the field of full-scope, medical-model eye care....
13 days ago
Invision Eyecare Specialists - Lakewood, NJ
Responsible for comprehensive eye care and diagnosing ocular conditions. Must be proficient in fitting hard and soft contact lenses. No weekend hours....
13 days ago
Howell, NJ (5 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
We are seeking a full time friendly, compassionate, and organized medical receptionist to join our growing optometrist office in Howell, NJ....
16 days ago
Corporate practice - Holmdel, NJ (21 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!...
20 days ago
VisionWorks - Howell, NJ (5 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
Optometrist Store 531, Howell Commons, Howell, New Jersey, United States of America Req #19635 Thursday, August 19, 2021 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in New Jersey,...
30+ days ago
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
Warby Parker - Shrewsbury, NJ (19 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
Warby Parker is on the lookout for an enthusiastic, self-motivated Optometrist for a new opportunity in (or right next to!) our store....
30+ days ago
Reel Optics LLC - Old Bridge, NJ (22 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
Our state-of-the-art exam room features brand new never before used equipment such as the Auto refractor/ Keratometer, Tonometer slit lamp, and phoropter....
30+ days ago
Warby Parker - Shrewsbury, NJ (19 miles from Lakewood, NJ)
Warby Parker is on the lookout for an enthusiastic, self-motivated Optometrist for a new opportunity in (or right next to!) our store....
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 (67.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.4%)
  • 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 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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