Optometrist Jobs in Bakersfield, CA

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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  • Pacificwest Regional EyeCare, P.C.
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • 5 days ago

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

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Optometrist - $145,000/yr plus additional incentives

  • Redwood Sage
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • 5 days ago

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

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  • Pacificwest Regional EyeCare, P.C.
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • 14 days ago

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

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  • Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • 15 days ago

lenses for aphasics....

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  • Icon Eye Care
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • 20 days ago

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  • Icon Eye Care
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • 21 days ago

Optometrist Full/Part time Icon Eye Care Bakersfield, CA Part-time Health Care Provider Posted on June 7, 2022 Apply Now Share this job Send yourself a reminder Alert me to jobs like this one We are...

Optometrist Full/Part time

  • Icon Eye Care
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • 23 days ago

We are seeking a Full-time or Part-time professional and caring Optometrist who is passionate about his/her work. Great communication skills and clinical Spanish preferable....

Optometrist

  • LensCrafters
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • 26 days ago

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

Optometrist

  • LensCrafters
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • 26 days ago

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

Independent Optometrist - Walmart

  • Walmart
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • 30+ days ago

... What you'll do... Live our Values Culture Champion Models the Walmart values to foster our culture; holds oneself and others accountable; and supports Walmarts commitment to communities,...

Optometrist, Correctional Facility

  • state of california
  • Delano, CA
  • 45+ days ago

Minimum Qualifications: Possession of a valid license to practice optometry in the State of California. A nd Two years of experience in the practice of optometry....

Optometrist (Li and Liao Optometry) - Bakersfield, CA

  • VSP Global
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • 45+ days ago

To help patients achieve and maintain clear vision for years to come, the practice specializes in glaucoma management, myopia management, dry eye disease, keratoconus, and specialty contact lenses....

Optometrist (BeSpectacled Eye Care) - Bakersfield, CA

  • VSP Global
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • 45+ days ago

Combining cutting-edge technologies and a caring team of professionals, the practice specializes in glaucoma, keratoconus, specialty contact lenses, including scleral lens fittings, diabetic eye care...

Optometrist - Bakersfield, CA - LensCrafters

  • Luxottica Group
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • 90+ days ago

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

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Bakersfield, CA 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 Bakersfield, CA
  • 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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