Optometrist Jobs in Elmira, 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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Guthrie - Sayre, PA (14 miles from Elmira, NY)
Highlights of the Position Guthrie's Department of Ophthalmology is a highly successful, dynamic and growing multi specialty group with 10 Optometrists and 11 Ophthalmologists, Cataract/Comprehensive...
18 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Mansfield, PA (23 miles from Elmira, NY)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
30+ days ago
Walmart - Mansfield, PA (23 miles from Elmira, NY)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
45+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Elmira, NY

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

$124,820

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Elmira, NY offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (3.8%)
  • 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 Elmira, NY
  • 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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