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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Warby Parker - White Plains, NY (22 miles from New York, NY)
We offer everything our customers need for happier eyes at a price that leaves them with money in their pockets, from designer-quality glasses and contacts to eye exams and vision tests....
1 day ago
EYEPIC Harlem Eye Care - New York, NY (3 miles from New York, NY)
A busy, expanding practice is looking to hire a hardworking and dedicated optometrist to perform routine as well as full scope medical optometry. Candidates should have experience in RGP fit....
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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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2 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
LensCrafters - New York, NY
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
17 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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3 days 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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3 days ago
LensCrafters - Jersey City, NJ (4 miles from New York, NY)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
4 days ago
Eye to Eye Careers - Clifton, NJ (11 miles from New York, NY)
Job Description: Perform excellent comprehensive eye exams to ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions....
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Eye to Eye Careers - Queens Village, NY (12 miles from New York, NY)
Our Optometrists are expected to perform exceptional comprehensive eye exams to ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions....
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Eye to Eye Careers - Staten Island, NY (10 miles from New York, NY)
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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Eye to Eye Careers - New York City, NY (2 miles from New York, NY)
Mostly eye exams and contact lens fitting. The candidate should be credentialed with Medicaid....
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Eye to Eye Careers - Brooklyn, NY (3 miles from New York, NY)
Job Description: Full-time Optometrist needed to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams. To ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions....
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Eye to Eye Careers - Staten Island, NY (10 miles from New York, NY)
Optometrists must be able to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams to ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions....
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Eye to Eye Careers - New York, NY
Optometrists must be able to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams to ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions....
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7 days ago Eye to Eye Careers
Eye to Eye Careers - Brooklyn, NY (3 miles from New York, NY)
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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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

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in New York, NY offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • 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 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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