Optometrist Jobs in Modesto, 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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VSP Global - Modesto, CA
In this role, you will perform comprehensive exams, contact lens fitting including soft and hard contacts, diagnose ocular disease, and refer to specialists as necessary....
3 days ago
VSP Global - Turlock, CA (15 miles from Modesto, CA)
The practice offers medical optometry and specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of ocular diseases, managing chronic conditions, and specialty contact lenses including soft, toric, hybrid, rigid...
3 days ago
FirstSight Vision Services, INC - Tracy, CA (21 miles from Modesto, CA)
Our location provides you with the optimal opportunity to combine an entrepreneurial mindset with your passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care....
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2 days ago FirstSight Vision Services, INC
Regency Eye Care Inc - Modesto, CA
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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2 days ago Regency Eye Care Inc
VSP Global - Turlock, CA (15 miles from Modesto, CA)
The practice offers medical optometry and specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of ocular diseases, managing chronic conditions, and specialty contact lenses including soft, toric, hybrid, rigid...
4 days ago
Matrix Providers, Inc. - Modesto, CA
Matrix Providers is offering a rewarding opportunity for an Optometrist to provide services to our veterans assisting with Veterans Benefits Administration Medical Disability Examination (VBA MDE) while...
23 days ago
Emerging Vision - Tracy, CA (21 miles from Modesto, CA)
We provide total eye care and vision services in a quality environment....
30+ days ago
Kaiser Permanente - Modesto, CA
fundus contact lens, tear function testing, Amsler grid, confrontation fields, etc....
30+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Modesto, CA
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
60+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Modesto, CA

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

$114,630

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Modesto, CA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational 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 Modesto, CA
  • 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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