Optometrist Jobs in New York, 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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Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Union, NJ (14 miles from New York, NY)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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1 day ago Regional Vision Consultants LLC
New York, NY
Ideally candidate would have experience with contact lens fits and comfortable with ocular disease management....
1 day ago
Warby Parker - New York, NY
What you'll do: Perform excellent comprehensive eye exams in accordance with Warby Parker's protocol and standards of care Ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions...
1 day ago
VisionWorks - Pompton Plains, NJ (22 miles from New York, NY)
Optometrist Store 463, 500 Route 23 N, Pompton Plains, New Jersey, United States of America Req #19171 Tuesday, July 27, 2021 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in New Jersey...
15 hours ago
Moadel Medicine - New York, NY (1 mile from New York, NY)
Full-time, Fluent (medical and conversational) Spanish Speaking Optometrist needed for surgical MD Lasik/Cataract practice in Midtown NYC....
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10 hours ago
New York, NY - Brooklyn, NY (3 miles from New York, NY)
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....
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2 days ago
VisionWorks - Totowa, NJ (14 miles from New York, NY)
Optometrist Store 466, 255 Route 46 W, Totowa, New Jersey, United States of America Req #19170 Tuesday, July 27, 2021 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in New Jersey, is...
15 hours ago
Lasik Plus - White Plains, NY (22 miles from New York, NY)
Optometrist LCA VISION Optometry leaders, are you looking for an exciting and rewarding career opportunity to work with world-class ophthalmologists with a leading provider of laser vision correction...
1 day ago
Rustagi Eye Associates - West New York, NJ (2 miles from New York, NY)
Offices are equipped with Digital refraction system, auto refractor, NCT, fundus camera, OCT and full time Optometric tech....
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2 days ago
Family Optometry 121 - Bronx, NY (7 miles from New York, NY)
The proffesional team of the six year old established optical office is looking for energetic full time doctor of Optometry....
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2 days ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - White Plains, NY (22 miles from New York, NY)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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10 hours ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
Eye Q Optometrist - New York, NY (3 miles from New York, NY)
As an Optometrist in our private practice you will evaluate, screen, diagnose and treat for ocular diseases, perform primary vision care, including prescribing for eyeglasses, and fitting for contact...
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3 days ago Eye Q Optometrist
imatters - Yonkers, NY (15 miles from New York, NY)
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...
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3 days ago imatters
AdvantageCare Physicians - New York, NY
Prescribe therapeutic measures to correct or conserve vision such as vision therapy and low vision rehabilitation. Refer patients to ophthalmologists as needed....
4 days ago
The Eye Group - Brooklyn, NY (3 miles from New York, NY)
Strong opportunity for a personable, medical optometrist to join an ophthalmology practice on a part or full time basis. Prefer candidates strong in refraction, comfortable with retina & glaucoma....
4 days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in New York, NY

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

$120,830

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in New York, NY 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 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 New York, 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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