Optometrist Jobs in Elmhurst, NY

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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Optometrist

  • Corporate practice
  • Staten Island, NY (13 miles from Elmhurst, NY)
  • 2 days ago
Why Youll Love This Opportunity: Environment Do what you love - We empower our doctors to provide personalized, comprehensive eye exams and to manage a variety of anterior and posterior ocular diseases...

Optometrist

  • Corporate practice
  • Garfield, NJ (15 miles from Elmhurst, NY)
  • 2 days ago
Why Youll Love This Opportunity: Environment Do what you love - We empower our doctors to provide personalized, comprehensive eye exams and to manage a variety of anterior and posterior ocular diseases...

Optometrist Position Available

  • Confidential
  • Brooklyn, NY (7 miles from Elmhurst, NY)
  • 2 days ago
Great opportunity to practice full scope Optometry including treatment and management of cataracts, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy and surface disease etc....

Optometrist

  • Vision To Learn
  • Newark, NJ (14 miles from Elmhurst, NY)
  • 1 day ago
We have provided over 1.5 million vision screening, 300,000 eye exams and 240,000 pairs of eye glasses lifetime....

Optometrist

  • Regional Vision Consultants LLC
  • Bayonne, NJ (12 miles from Elmhurst, NY)
  • 2 days ago
We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

Optometrist

  • Corporate practice
  • Linden, NJ (20 miles from Elmhurst, NY)
  • 2 days ago
Why Youll Love This Opportunity: Environment Do what you love - We empower our doctors to provide personalized, comprehensive eye exams and to manage a variety of anterior and posterior ocular diseases...

Optometrist

  • Corporate practice
  • Bayonne, NJ (12 miles from Elmhurst, NY)
  • 2 days ago
Why Youll Love This Opportunity: Environment Do what you love - We empower our doctors to provide personalized, comprehensive eye exams and to manage a variety of anterior and posterior ocular diseases...

Optometrist - New York City Area

  • Lca-Vision Inc
  • New York, NY (6 miles from Elmhurst, NY)
  • 2 days ago
We are looking for an Optometrist Leader to join our New York City Area vision center [s]....

Full or Part - time Optometrist

  • Cohen's Fashion Optical
  • Jersey City, NJ (8 miles from Elmhurst, NY)
  • 3 days ago
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...

Optometrist

  • New York, NY (6 miles from Elmhurst, NY)
  • 3 days ago
Optometrist will perform excellent comprehensive eye exams to ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions....

Optometrist

  • New York, NY (6 miles from Elmhurst, NY)
  • 3 days ago
eye exams....

Optometrist

  • Regional Vision Consultants LLC
  • Union, NJ (20 miles from Elmhurst, NY)
  • 4 days ago
We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

Optometrist

  • Regional Vision Consultants LLC
  • Garfield, NJ (15 miles from Elmhurst, NY)
  • 4 days ago
We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

Part-Time Optometrist

  • Eye to Eye Careers
  • New York, NY (6 miles from Elmhurst, NY)
  • 4 days ago
Job Description: Optometrist needed to commute 30mins-1hr to ONE out of the 3-4 nursing homes a day. Optometrist will need to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....

Optometrist, OD

  • FABULOUS OPTICAL
  • Brooklyn, NY (5 miles from Elmhurst, NY)
  • 5 days ago
Office has friendly, trained staff as well as a loyal patient base requiring a mix of medical exams as well as vision care and contact lenses....

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Elmhurst, NY

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Elmhurst, NY offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (68.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.6%)
  • 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 Elmhurst, NY
  • None (52.4%)
  • Less than 1 year (19.0%)
  • 1-2 years (14.3%)
  • 2-4 years (9.5%)
  • 4-6 years (4.8%)

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