Optometrist Jobs in Alabama

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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Medical Optometrist - Troy, Alabama

  • Eye Care Partners
  • Troy, AL
  • 1 day ago

care services....

Optometrist - Sams

  • Walmart / Sam's
  • Auburn, AL
  • 3 days ago

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

Independent Optometrist

  • Walmart / Sam's
  • Florence, AL
  • 4 days ago

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

Optometrist

  • GPAC
  • Hoover, AL
  • 5 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....

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Medical Optometrist - Enterprise, AL

  • Eye Care Partners
  • Enterprise, AL
  • 5 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 - Arab, AL

  • Eye Care Partners
  • Arab, AL
  • 5 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

  • Target Optical
  • Hoover, AL
  • 7 days ago

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

Optometrist

  • LensCrafters
  • Birmingham, AL
  • 7 days ago

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

Optometrist

  • The Optical Shop
  • Phenix City, AL
  • 7 days ago

The Optical Shop is a 4300 square foot office which includes 2 exam rooms, contact lens fitting room and complete pretest room along with a spacious 2000 frame optical dispensary....

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Optometrist

  • Doctor's Exchange of Alabama P.C.
  • Gadsden, AL
  • 7 days ago

Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....

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Optometrist - Student loan repayment available!

  • Doctor's Exchange of Alabama P.C.
  • Oxford, AL
  • 7 days ago

Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....

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Optometrist

  • Doctor's Exchange of Alabama P.C.
  • Tuscaloosa, AL
  • 7 days ago

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

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Optometrist

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

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

Optometrist

  • EyeCare Partners
  • Warrior, AL
  • 7 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

  • LensCrafters
  • Huntsville, AL
  • 9 days ago

Great practice opportunity for an independent Doctor of Optometry....

Demographic Data for Alabama

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Alabama

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

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Alabama 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 Alabama
  • 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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