Optometrist Jobs in Pennsylvania

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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LensCrafters - Harrisburg, PA
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
1 day ago
VisionWorks - Philadelphia, PA
Optometrist Store 677, Citibank Plaza, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America Req #22138 Tuesday, January 18, 2022 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Pennsylvania...
18 hours ago
VisionWorks - Plymouth Meeting, PA
care services in Pennsylvania, is hiring a PART TIME Optometrist in our PLYMOUTH MEETING location!...
18 hours ago
LensCrafters - Monroeville, PA
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
1 day ago
AEG Vision - Erie, PA
The optometrist will conduct eye exams for Acuity Eyecare group and strive to practice to the full capacity of their license....
Visionworks - Bala Cynwyd, PA
Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Pennsylvania, is hiring a FULL TIME Optometrist in our BALA CYNWYD (PHILADELPHIA) location....
1 day ago
National Vision - Pittsburgh, PA
We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....
VisionWorks - Quakertown, PA
Optometrist Store 684, Richland Marketplace, Quakertown, Pennsylvania, United States of America Req #22136 Tuesday, January 18, 2022 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in...
18 hours ago
National Vision - Philadelphia, PA
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
Visionworks - Pittsburgh, PA
Doctor of Optometry Optometry Contact Lens Eye Exams OCT Optos EMR BENEFITS We offer excellent compensation and an unbeatable comprehensive benefits package including: ​ BlueCross BlueShield Health...
Yealy Eye, LLC - Lancaster, PA
Skills can include: Comprehensive Eye Exams, Refractions, Contact Lens Fittings, Dry Eye Management, Ocular Surface Disease, Optomap, Visual Field Testing, Fundus Photography, Tonometry, Keratometry...
WellSpan Health - York, PA
will provide largely medical care with some routine eye care and eye exams Must be comfortable managing a wide range of pathologies and ocular disease....
GPAC - Erie, PA
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-...
5 days ago
Gabrielle Schoeppner MD - Easton, PA
Looking to hire a part time optometrist, preferably therapeutic. Hours are Monday - hours are negotiable and Fridays 8-4. No weekends....
Vision To Learn - Philadelphia, PA
Vision To Learn partners with school districts to provide eye exams to children living in underserved communities with unmet needs for glasses....

Demographic Data for Pennsylvania

Moving to Pennsylvania? Find some basic demographic data about Pennsylvania below.


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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Pennsylvania

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in Pennsylvania as reported by the BLS.

$119,820

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Pennsylvania offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.6%)
  • Master's Degree (2.5%)
  • 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 Pennsylvania
  • 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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