Ophthalmologist Jobs in Tennessee

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 / Glaucoma Surgeon

  • NOW Healthcare Recruiting (NP Now)
  • Memphis, TN
  • 15 days ago
Company : Regions leading providers for state-of-the-art medical and surgical eye care services The only practice in the area to have KARMA inlay technology, Blade-Free iLasik and Laser Cataract Surgery...

Physician - Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

  • Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Memphis, TN
  • 45+ days ago
Summary The Comprehensive Ophthalmologist will be responsible for admitting, evaluating, diagnosing, consulting and ordering/prescribing medications to treat Ophthalmology patients....

Physician - Comprehensive Ophthalmologist

  • Veterans Health Administration
  • Memphis, TN
  • 90+ days ago
The Comprehensive Ophthalmologist will be responsible for admitting, evaluating, diagnosing, consulting and ordering/prescribing medications to treat Ophthalmology patients....

Physician (Ophthalmologist)

  • Veterans Health Administration
  • Murfreesboro, TN
  • 90+ days ago
The Ophthalmologist is located within the Surgical Department of the Tennessee Valley Healthcare System in Murfreesboro, Tennessee....

Demographic Data for Tennessee

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


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Salary for Ophthalmologist Jobs Nationwide

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

$213,829

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Ophthalmologist positions


  • Anthony V. Perry O.D. & Associates
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  • Luxottica Group
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  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
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  • Walmart
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  • Vanderbilt Health
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  • Nashville Regional Eye Care PC
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  • Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Ophthalmologist positions.


Highest Education Level

Ophthalmologists in Tennessee 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 Tennessee
  • 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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