Ophthalmologist Jobs in New Mexico

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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Optum - Ophthalmologist

  • UnitedHealth Group
  • Albuquerque, NM
  • 3 days ago
Optum New Mexico Ophthalmologist Requisition Number: 2103991 Job Category: Healthcare Delivery Primary Location: Albuquerque, NM Apply Share Additional Job Detail Information Requisition Number 2103991...

Optum New Mexico - Ophthalmologist

  • United Health Group
  • Albuquerque, NM
  • 5 days ago
Our physician-led organization is one of the most dynamic and progressive health care organizations in the world, serving over 17 million people through more than 45,000 aligned physicians and 9,000...

Ophthalmologist

  • American Vision Partners
  • Las Cruces, NM
  • 11 days ago
We are focused on building the nations largest and most comprehensive eye care practices and currently operate more than 100 eye care centers in Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas - including 25 ambulatory...

Physician (Ophthalmology)

  • Veterans Health Administration
  • Albuquerque, NM
  • 60+ days ago
Additionally, surgery residents in gap years may also be appointed as PRPs. Proficiency in spoken and written English....

Demographic Data for New Mexico

Moving to New Mexico? Find some basic demographic data about New Mexico below.


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Salary for Ophthalmologist Jobs Nationwide

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

$288,996

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Ophthalmologists in New Mexico 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 New Mexico
  • 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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