Optometrist Jobs in Utica, 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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National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Oneida, NY (19 miles from Utica, NY)
Our location provides you with the optimal opportunity to combine an entrepreneurial mindset with your passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care....
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9 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
The Eye Group - Utica, NY
We exclusively recruit for optometry and ophthalmology practices at no cost to those seeking a job. All inquiries are strictly confidential....
11 days ago
Walmart - Rome, NY (15 miles from Utica, NY)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
24 days ago
The Eye Group - Oneida, NY (19 miles from Utica, NY)
Outstanding opportunity for an optometrist to become a full time associate in this successful private practice....
30+ days ago
VisionWorks - Rome, NY (15 miles from Utica, NY)
Optometrist Store 1038, Aspen Dental Plaza, Rome, New York, United States of America Req #16177 Monday, January 18, 2021 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in New York, is...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Utica, NY

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Utica, NY

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

$124,820

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Utica, 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 Utica, 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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