Optometrist Jobs in Tucson, AZ

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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Eye Care Partners - Tucson, AZ
Are you An Optometrist with a license in good standing in the State of Arizona? Looking to join a medically-focused, doctor-led, organization focused on full scope of eye care?...
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4 days ago Eye Care Partners
Vision Care of Arizona - Tucson, AZ
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Tucson, AZ office....
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10 days ago Vision Care of Arizona
Doctors Exchange of Arizona - Tucson, AZ
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Tucson, AZ office....
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12 days ago Doctors Exchange of Arizona
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - Tucson, AZ
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Tucson, AZ office....
19 days ago
Banner Health System - Tucson, AZ
The selected individual will be responsible for comprehensive eye care, including routine and specialty contact lens fitting....
21 days ago
The Eye Group - Tucson, AZ
This is an excellent opportunity for an optometrist to join an established practice in Tucson. The ideal candidate will have experience with routine vision care and fitting contact lenses....
21 days ago
BANNER UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER - TUCSON (BUMC-T) - Tucson, AZ
The selected individual will be responsible for comprehensive eye care, including routine and specialty contact lens fitting....
25 days ago
Banner Health - Tucson, AZ
Position Detail: The selected individual will be responsible for comprehensive eye care, including routine and specialty contact lens fitting....
30+ days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - Tucson, AZ
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Tucson, AZ office....
30+ days ago
The Eye Group - Tucson, AZ
We exclusively recruit for optometry and ophthalmology practices at no cost to those seeking a job. All inquiries are strictly confidential....
30+ days ago
The Eye Group - Tucson, AZ
Knowledge of refractive surgery is advantageous. Competitive salary and benefits package. For more information on this or other opportunities nationwide, contact or visit us at (link removed)....
30+ days ago
Walmart - Tucson, AZ
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
45+ days ago

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Optometry Skills for Success
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Diploma in Optometry
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Yoga and Vision Improvement
Created by Behavioral Optometrist Dr. Marc Grossman, O.D., L.Ac., and yoga teacher Daniel Orlansky, Yoga & Vision Improvement brings together the best of eastern and western mind/body methods...

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Tucson, AZ

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in Tucson, AZ as reported by the BLS.

$119,640

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Tucson, AZ offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (66.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.5%)
  • High School or GED (8.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (4.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (2.7%)
  • 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 Tucson, AZ
  • None (59.1%)
  • 1-2 years (13.6%)
  • 2-4 years (13.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (9.1%)
  • 10+ years (4.5%)

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