Optometrist Jobs in Shavertown, 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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National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Wilkes Barre, PA (5 miles from Shavertown, PA)
Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
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7 hours ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
Geisinger - Chinchilla, PA (19 miles from Shavertown, PA)
Position Details An optometrist is a doctor of optometry, an OD. A health care professional who is licensed to provide primary eye care services....
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5 days ago
Geisinger - Freeland, PA (19 miles from Shavertown, PA)
Position Details An optometrist is a doctor of optometry, an OD. A health care professional who is licensed to provide primary eye care services....
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5 days ago
Geisinger - Luzerne, PA (4 miles from Shavertown, PA)
Position Details An optometrist is a doctor of optometry, an OD. A health care professional who is licensed to provide primary eye care services....
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5 days ago
Geisinger - Stillwater, PA (22 miles from Shavertown, PA)
Position Details An optometrist is a doctor of optometry, an OD. A health care professional who is licensed to provide primary eye care services....
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5 days ago
Geisinger - Huntington Mills, PA (15 miles from Shavertown, PA)
Position Details An optometrist is a doctor of optometry, an OD. A health care professional who is licensed to provide primary eye care services....
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5 days ago
Geisinger - Saint Johns, PA (17 miles from Shavertown, PA)
Position Details An optometrist is a doctor of optometry, an OD. A health care professional who is licensed to provide primary eye care services....
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5 days ago
Geisinger - Forty Fort, PA (3 miles from Shavertown, PA)
Position Details An optometrist is a doctor of optometry, an OD. A health care professional who is licensed to provide primary eye care services....
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5 days ago
Geisinger - Nescopeck, PA (22 miles from Shavertown, PA)
Position Details An optometrist is a doctor of optometry, an OD. A health care professional who is licensed to provide primary eye care services....
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13 days ago
Geisinger - Wilkes Barre, PA (5 miles from Shavertown, PA)
Position Details An optometrist is a doctor of optometry, an OD. A health care professional who is licensed to provide primary eye care services....
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19 days ago
Geisinger - Wilkes Barre, PA (5 miles from Shavertown, PA)
Position Details An optometrist is a doctor of optometry, an OD. A health care professional who is licensed to provide primary eye care services....
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19 days ago
Medserv - Scranton, PA (17 miles from Shavertown, PA)
Responsibilities will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses or eye medications as needed Provide pre- and post-operative...
23 days ago
Luxottica Group - Wilkes Barre, PA (5 miles from Shavertown, PA)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
28 days ago
LensCrafters - Wilkes Barre, PA (5 miles from Shavertown, PA)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
30+ days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Wilkes Barre, PA (5 miles from Shavertown, PA)
Major Duties include but are not limited to: Conducting primary ocular health examinations including dilated eye exams for diabetic eye care, glaucoma, macular degeneration and other related conditions...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Shavertown, PA

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

$141,640

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Shavertown, PA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational Degree 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 Shavertown, 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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