Optometrist Jobs in South Plainfield, 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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deo eyewear - New York, NY (22 miles from South Plainfield, NJ)
Start Date: January or February 2019 Provide outpatient care for patients with eye-related disorders and conditions Conduct routine eye examinations, including visual field tests Take detailed medical...
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17 hours ago deo eyewear
Eye to Eye Careers - Staten Island, NY (17 miles from South Plainfield, NJ)
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Staten Island to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
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17 hours ago Eye to Eye Careers
Eye to Eye Careers - Orange, NJ (16 miles from South Plainfield, NJ)
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Orange, New Jersey to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
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17 hours ago Eye to Eye Careers
Confidential - Brooklyn, NY (24 miles from South Plainfield, NJ)
Great opportunity to practice full scope Optometry including treatment and management of cataracts, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy and surface disease etc....
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2 days ago
Specialty Eye MDs - South Plainfield, NJ
Job brief We are looking for full time and part time Optometrists to perform eye tests and provide excellent eye care to our patients....
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1 day ago
Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Bayonne, NJ (17 miles from South Plainfield, NJ)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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23 hours ago Regional Vision Consultants LLC
Eye to Eye Careers - Brooklyn, NY (23 miles from South Plainfield, NJ)
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Brooklyn, New York to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
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17 hours ago Eye to Eye Careers
Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Union, NJ (11 miles from South Plainfield, NJ)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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23 hours ago Regional Vision Consultants LLC
Eye to Eye Careers - Edison, NJ (3 miles from South Plainfield, NJ)
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Edison, New Jersey to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
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17 hours ago Eye to Eye Careers
Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Kearny, NJ (19 miles from South Plainfield, NJ)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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3 days ago Regional Vision Consultants LLC
Eye to Eye Careers - Brooklyn, NY (23 miles from South Plainfield, NJ)
We are a multi OD with Ophthalmology private practice on the lookout for 2 skilled Optometrists who can perform eye exams, refractions, contact lens fitting, and assist in the treatment of ocular diseases...
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5 days ago Eye to Eye Careers
Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Holmdel, NJ (18 miles from South Plainfield, NJ)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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5 days ago Regional Vision Consultants LLC
Cohen's Fashion Optical - Jersey City, NJ (22 miles from South Plainfield, NJ)
Duties & Responsibilities Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and treat ocular issues and diseases within the full scope of optometry Prescribe corrective lenses and fit contact lenses Build strong...
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5 days ago Cohen's Fashion Optical
Eye to Eye Careers - Brooklyn, NY (23 miles from South Plainfield, 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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6 days ago Eye to Eye Careers
Eye to Eye Careers - Brooklyn, NY (23 miles from South Plainfield, NJ)
Our mission at Eye to Eye Careers is to advocate for eye-care professionals who need help finding placement in the optical industry....
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7 days ago Eye to Eye Careers

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in South Plainfield, NJ

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

$120,830

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in South Plainfield, 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 South Plainfield, 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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