Optometrist Jobs in Newark, 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.

Search Optometrist Jobs

1-15 of 91 Jobs
imatters - Bronx, NY (14 miles from Newark, NJ)
Optometrist Doctor of Optometry Join us in NYC! We are hiring a part-time optometrist to manage patient care, perform refractions, fit contact lenses and treat/manage ocular disease. Why us!...
2 days ago
Barton Associates - Bronx, NY (14 miles from Newark, NJ)
Ready for your next locum tenens opportunity? Our client, located in New York, is seeking a provider for coverage starting in June. The select locum can expect to work Thursdays and Fridays....
2 days ago
New York, NY - Brooklyn, NY (11 miles from Newark, NJ)
A fast growing and established eye care company is seeking full-time or part-time optometrists to be our partner in providing excellent vision care services to its growing clientele....
Quick Apply

1 day ago
Family Optometry 121 - Bronx, NY (15 miles from Newark, NJ)
The proffesional team of the six year old established optical office is looking for energetic full time doctor of Optometry....
Quick Apply

2 days ago
Rustagi Eye Associates - West New York, NJ (9 miles from Newark, NJ)
Offices are equipped with Digital refraction system, auto refractor, NCT, fundus camera, OCT and full time Optometric tech....
Quick Apply

1 day ago
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital - New York, NY (9 miles from Newark, NJ)
Work collaboratively with Residents and Ophthalmologists to facilitate appropriate surgical and subspecialty medical eye care for patients with ocular disease....
3 days ago
THOSOO EYEWEAR - South Richmond Hill, NY (18 miles from Newark, NJ)
Quick Apply

vista site - New York, NY (9 miles from Newark, NJ)
We are an optometric group with multiple locations throughout NYC,that is seeking highly motivated and ambitious Optometrists to join our team and provide excellent optometcic care to our patients....
3 days ago
AdvantageCare Physicians - Cambria Heights, NY (22 miles from Newark, NJ)
Prescribe therapeutic measures to correct or conserve vision such as vision therapy and low vision rehabilitation. Refer patients to ophthalmologists as needed....
3 days ago
Northwell Health - New York, NY (9 miles from Newark, NJ)
\r \r Job Qualification \r \r \r Doctor of Optometry required. \r Current License to practice as a Licensed Optometrist in New York State required, plus specialized certifications as needed....
4 days ago
imatters - Yonkers, NY (21 miles from Newark, NJ)
Your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Fully stocked contact lenses and optical with designer eyewear Maintain detailed...
Quick Apply

4 days ago imatters
Medicorp, Inc - New York, NY (9 miles from Newark, NJ)
High quality clinical environment with state-of-the-art equipment Comprehensive Optometric Practice: Routine Eye Exams, diagnosis and management of ocular disease including glaucoma, cataract, cornea...
4 days ago
Eye to Eye Careers - Brooklyn, NY (9 miles from Newark, NJ)
Responsibilities & Duties of the Optometrist (Eye Doctor) Perform excellent comprehensive eye exams to ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions....
4 days ago
Eye to Eye Careers - Clifton, NJ (9 miles from Newark, NJ)
Job Description: Perform excellent comprehensive eye exams to ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions....
4 days ago
The Eye Group - Bronx, NY (14 miles from Newark, NJ)
Friendly and well-established medical optometry practice is looking for an additional OD to join their successful practice....
5 days ago

Demographic Data for Newark, NJ

Moving to Newark, NJ? Find some basic demographic data about Newark, NJ below.


Optometrist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optometry Skills for Success
For optometry students, pre-registration and novice optometrists (and those returning to work), junior eye doctors, dispensing opticians and orthoptists preparing for refraction exams, contact...

The Visual System and Concussion
This interactive course for physical therapists, occupational therapists, and athletic trainers is focused on providing basic knowledge of the visual system in the concussed patient, along with...

Diploma in Optometry
Optometry is a health care profession that involves examining the eyes and applicable visual systems for defects or abnormalities as well as the correction of refractive error with glasses or...

Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job title

Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Newark, NJ

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


Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Optometrist positions

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Newark, NJ offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational 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 Newark, NJ
  • None (59.1%)
  • 1-2 years (13.6%)
  • 2-4 years (13.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (9.1%)
  • 10+ years (4.5%)

Optometrist Related Career Advice Articles

How Much Do Optometrists Make?

How much do optometrists make? Find out what the average eye doctor salary is and which states offer the most in optometrist pay.

Top 5 Cities for Optometrist Pay

What are the best cities for optometrist pay? Which locations offer the highest optometrist salary? Read this list to find out.

Challenges & Opportunities for the Hospital Optometrist

Find out how the expansion of optometric services in hospitals is impacting the number of optometrists pursuing and attaining hospital privileges.