Optometrist Jobs in Birmingham, AL

Optometrists are doctors of optometry (ODs) whose primary responsibilities are to diagnose, treat, and prevent problems related to eyes and sight. These eye care experts also perform vision tests and analyze results to identify anomalies and recommend treatment such as corrective lenses or medication. Their job descriptions may also include performing minor eye-related surgery and providing patient care before and after larger procedures.

The median salary for an optometrist is $106,140, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects much faster than average job growth at 15%+ through 2026.

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Optometrist

  • GPAC
  • Hoover, AL
  • 4 days ago

Job Description: Optometrist - Full Time - Full-Scope Care - New and experienced doctors are encouraged to apply We are an eye care company owned and managed by independent Doctors of Optometry....

Optometrist

  • Target Optical
  • Hoover, AL
  • 6 days ago

An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....

Optometrist

  • LensCrafters
  • Birmingham, AL
  • 6 days ago

An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....

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Optometrist

  • Doctor's Exchange of Alabama P.C.
  • Birmingham, AL
  • 6 days ago

We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

Optometrist

  • EyeCare Partners
  • Warrior, AL
  • 6 days ago

Through our national medical group of ophthalmologists and optometrists, ECP is building a network of clinically integrated eye care to improve the lives of our patients, our team members, and our community...

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Medical Optometrist - Warrior, Alabama

  • Eye Care Partners
  • Warrior, AL
  • 9 days ago

Through our national medical group of ophthalmologists and optometrists, ECP is building a network of clinically integrated eye care to improve the lives of our patients, our team members, and our community...

Optometrist

  • Southern Focus Vision Center
  • Gardendale, AL
  • 15 days ago

Degree Valid AL state license to practice optometry An efficient and entrepreneurial work ethic Our ideal hire is an optometrist eager to provide great eye care in a patient-focused environment....

Optometrist - Hoover, - Target Optical

  • Target
  • Birmingham, AL
  • 22 days ago

An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....

Optometrist Opportunity, The Pizitz

  • Warby Parker
  • Birmingham, AL
  • 26 days ago

Warby Parker is on the lookout for an enthusiastic, self-motivated Optometrist for a new opportunity in (or right next to!) our store....

Optometrist

  • Birmingham, AL
  • 30+ days ago

Optometrist GPAC Hoover, AL Full-Time Job Details Company Overview favorite_border Optometrist - Full Time - Full-Scope Care - New and experienced doctors are encouraged to apply We are an eye care...

Optometrist

  • GPAC
  • Homewood, AL
  • 30+ days ago

As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-...

Independent Optometrist

  • Walmart / Sam's
  • Birmingham, AL
  • 30+ days ago

In addition to routine eye exams, youll have a state-of-the-art practice, equipment, and the ability to diagnose and treat ocular disease....

SA1959 Optometrist

  • Target Optical
  • Birmingham, AL
  • 30+ days ago

GENERAL FUNCTION The Associate Optometrist (OD) ensures all patients receive the highest quality eye and vision care as well as their general health and well-being....

SA1959 Optometrist - Birmingham, AL - Target Optical

  • Luxottica Group
  • Birmingham, AL
  • 30+ days ago

GENERAL FUNCTION The Associate Optometrist (OD) ensures all patients receive the highest quality eye and vision care as well as their general health and well-being....

School of Medicine - Optometrist, Open Rank - Ophthalmology

  • University of Alabama
  • Birmingham, AL
  • 90+ days ago

Required Qualifications Candidates must have graduated from a fully accredited optometry residency program and be eligible for an Alabama Board of Optometry license....

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Birmingham, AL

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireOptometry research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Optometrist positions

  • National Vision
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  • Luxottica Group
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  • University of Alabama
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  • Eye Care Partners
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  • UAB Medicine
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  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
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  • Alabama Ophthalmology Associates
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  • America's Best
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  • Doctor's Exchange of Alabama P.C.
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  • LensCrafters
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Birmingham, AL offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (68.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.7%)
  • Master's Degree (2.6%)
  • Some College (0.5%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Optometrists in Birmingham, AL
  • None (52.4%)
  • Less than 1 year (19.0%)
  • 1-2 years (14.3%)
  • 2-4 years (9.5%)
  • 4-6 years (4.8%)

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