Ophthalmologist Jobs in Jacksonville, FL

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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Pediatric Ophthalmologist

  • Nemours
  • Jacksonville, FL
  • 30+ days ago
This unique opportunity offers: Anterior and posterior segment surgery capability Challenging practice ranging from common pediatric ophthalmology problems to care of ophthalmologic problems in children...

Ophthalmologist - Oculoplastic Surgeon

  • Mayo Clinic
  • Jacksonville, FL
  • 60+ days ago
At Mayo Clinic, we believe there is a better path to healing that humanizes the practice of health care and inspires hope in the people who need it most....

Demographic Data for Jacksonville, FL

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Salary for Ophthalmologist Jobs Nationwide

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

$257,998

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Ophthalmologist positions


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  • Luxottica Group
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  • Crystal Clear Eye Associates of Florida
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  • Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness
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  • Eyeglass World
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  • Stanton Optical
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Ophthalmologist positions.


Highest Education Level

Ophthalmologists in Jacksonville, FL 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 Jacksonville, FL
  • 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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