Ophthalmologist Jobs in Bakersfield, CA

Ophthalmologists are medical doctors (MDs) or doctors of osteopathic medicine (DOs) who specialize in vision and eye care. An ophthalmologist’s job description includes conducting eye exams, diagnosing and treating diseases, prescribing medications, and performing eye surgery.

The median salary for an ophthalmologist is more than $200,000, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects faster than average job growth for physicians and surgeons in general at 10%–14% through 2026.

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Ophthalmologist Corneal

  • Southern California Permanente Medical Group
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • 7 days ago
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Ophthalmologist - Kern County - Per Diem

  • Southern California Permanente Medical Group
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • 8 days ago
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Ophthalmologist Corneal - Kern County

  • Southern California Permanente Medical Group
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • 25 days ago
About SCPMG The philosophy and beliefs of Southern California Permanente Medical Group are rooted in the founding principles of the Kaiser Permanente integrated managed care partnership...

Ophthalmologist - Kern County

  • Southern California Permanente Medical Group
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • 30+ days ago
About SCPMG The philosophy and beliefs of Southern California Permanente Medical Group are rooted in the founding principles of the Kaiser Permanente integrated managed care partnership...

Demographic Data for Bakersfield, CA

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Salary for Ophthalmologist Jobs Nationwide

This is the average annual salary for Ophthalmologist jobs in Bakersfield, CA as reported by the BLS.

$288,996

Top Hiring Companies

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Ophthalmologist positions.


Highest Education Level

Ophthalmologists in Bakersfield, CA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (30.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (21.6%)
  • High School or GED (18.6%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (10.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (8.7%)
  • Master's Degree (6.8%)
  • Some College (2.6%)
  • Some High School (0.4%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Ophthalmologists in Bakersfield, CA
  • 4-6 years (35.4%)
  • None (29.5%)
  • 2-4 years (13.3%)
  • 10+ years (12.9%)
  • 1-2 years (8.9%)

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