Ophthalmologist Jobs in Missouri

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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Sabates Eye Centers is a busy, well established, high volume group of 13 fellowship trained ophthalmologists and 5 optometrists, complemented by a staff of eye care professionals providing multi-specialty...

Ophthalmologist

  • Eye Care Partners
  • Saint Louis, MO
  • 13 days ago
Who We Are At EyeCare Partners, we are a medically-focused and clinically integrated eye care network that enhances vision, advances eye care and improves lives by supporting our partners to achieve...

Ophthalmologist

  • Kansas City, MO
  • 29 days ago
Featured opportunity: For one of the locations, the ideal candidate is a progressive, comprehensive Ophthalmologist who can perform laser and incisional surgeries....

Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

  • Washington University in St. Louis
  • Saint Louis, MO
  • 90+ days ago
Department Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences Division Ophthalmology Clinical Practice Track Clinician Rank Assistant Professor Title Comprehensive Ophthalmologist Position Description Washington...

Ophthalmologist, Cornea Specialist

  • University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Kansas City, MO
  • 90+ days ago
Department: SOM KC Ophthalmology ---- Ophthalmology Faculty Position Title: Ophthalmologist, Cornea Specialist Job Family Group: Academic Job Description Summary: The University of Kansas Medical Center...

Ophthalmologist - Vitreoretinal Surgeon

  • Eye Care Partners
  • Saint Louis, MO
  • 90+ days ago
We are a practice of nine ophthalmologists with three clinics in the St....

Demographic Data for Missouri

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Salary for Ophthalmologist Jobs Nationwide

This is the average annual salary for Ophthalmologist jobs in Missouri as reported by the BLS.

$288,996

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Ophthalmologists in Missouri offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (30.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (21.6%)
  • High School or GED (18.7%)
  • 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 Missouri
  • 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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