Optometrist Jobs in Philadelphia, 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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Pearle Vision - King of Prussia, PA (15 miles from Philadelphia, PA)
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
1 day ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Philadelphia, PA
At LensCrafters, we feel the world deserves a thoughtful and caring partner who understands that true vision care is a synergy of trusted eye care and exceptional eyewear....
2 days ago
Luxottica Group - Philadelphia, PA
At LensCrafters, we feel the world deserves a thoughtful and caring partner who understands that true vision care is a synergy of trusted eye care and exceptional eyewear....
5 days ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Philadelphia, PA
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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5 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Philadelphia, PA
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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5 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
VisionWorks - Mount Laurel, NJ (13 miles from Philadelphia, PA)
Optometrist Store 680, East Gate Square, Mt Laurel, New Jersey, United States of America Req #18359 Monday, June 7, 2021 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in New Jersey,...
7 days ago
Zupsic Eye Associates - Burlington, NJ (19 miles from Philadelphia, PA)
Your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Promote healthy vision by counseling and educating...
8 days ago
Doylestown, PA (24 miles from Philadelphia, PA)
Looking for an enthusiastic and medically proficient optometrist for Tuesdays and Wednesdays 10-6. Opportunity to expand as we grow. EMR, OCT, Fundus camera, Perimeter....
8 days ago
Nemours - Wilmington, DE (24 miles from Philadelphia, PA)
Nemours is seeking a Pediatric Optometrist in Wilmington, DE. Our clinic boasts state-of-the-art equipment, three Pediatric Ophthalmologists and 1 optometrist on staff....
9 days ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Philadelphia, PA
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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10 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Cherry Hill, NJ (7 miles from Philadelphia, PA)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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11 days ago Regional Vision Consultants LLC
Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Burlington, NJ (19 miles from Philadelphia, PA)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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11 days ago Regional Vision Consultants LLC
Doylestown Family Eye Associates - Doylestown, PA (24 miles from Philadelphia, PA)
Doctors will only see patients - no contact lens training, no billing, no frame selection, adjusting or dispensing glasses, etc....
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11 days ago
Eye to Eye Careers - Cherry Hill, NJ (7 miles from Philadelphia, PA)
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Cherry Hill, New Jersey to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
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11 days ago Eye to Eye Careers
Regional Vision Consultants LLC - Sewell, NJ (13 miles from Philadelphia, PA)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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14 days ago Regional Vision Consultants LLC

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Philadelphia, PA

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

$120,980

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Philadelphia, PA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • 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 Philadelphia, 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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