Optometrist Jobs in Lancaster, PA

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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The Eye Group - Lancaster, PA
We exclusively recruit for optometry and ophthalmology practices at no cost to those seeking a job. All inquiries are strictly confidential....
1 day ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Lancaster, PA
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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VisionWorks - Hummelstown, PA (24 miles from Lancaster, PA)
Optometrist Store 860, Hershey Square, Hummelstown, Pennsylvania, United States of America Req #18942 Tuesday, July 13, 2021 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Pennsylvania...
11 days ago
Visionworks - Hummelstown, PA (24 miles from Lancaster, PA)
Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Pennsylvania, is hiring a FULL TIME Optometrist in our HUMMELSTOWN location - offering a $25,000 Sign-On Bonus + $12,000 per year for...
23 days ago
National Vision Incorporated - Lancaster, PA
Internal Number: 2121 Create a Job Alert for Similar Jobs About National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network Primary Eye Care Practice More Jobs from This Employer...
25 days ago
Pearle Vision - Willow Street, PA (8 miles from Lancaster, PA)
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
30+ days ago
Irefract - Lancaster, PA
Duties Include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre- and post-operative care to surgical patients Promote healthy...
45+ days ago
VisionWorks - Lancaster, PA
Optometrist Store 1031, 854 Plaza Blvd, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States of America Req #16174 Thursday, May 13, 2021 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Pennsylvania...
60+ days ago
VisionWorks - Hummelstown, PA (24 miles from Lancaster, PA)
providers of eye care services in Pennsylvania, is hiring a FULL TIME Optometrist in our HUMMELSTOWN location - offering a $20,000 Sign-On Bonus!...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Lancaster, PA

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

$143,330

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Lancaster, PA 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 Lancaster, PA
  • 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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