Optometrist Jobs in Murrieta, 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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Redwood Sage - Perris, CA (16 miles from Murrieta, CA)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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1 day ago Redwood Sage
Target Optical - Mission Viejo, CA (16 miles from Murrieta, CA)
OneSight: OneSight brings across the globe vision care to people who lack access by mobilizing eye care professionals, industry experts, volunteers, and partners....
1 day ago
LoBue Laser & Eye Medical Center, Inc. - Murrieta, CA
The Optometrist will work closely with the surgeon and see general patients managing routine patient care for glasses and/or contact lenses, including RGP contacts, Glaucoma, ARMD, and Diabetic patients...
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4 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Oceanside, CA (15 miles from Murrieta, CA)
treatment, and management of established patient eye and vision care, binocular vision, low vision and contact lens exam....
7 days ago
Pacificwest Regional EyeCare, P.C. - Hemet, CA (20 miles from Murrieta, CA)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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14 days ago Pacificwest Regional EyeCare, P.C.
VSP Global - Temecula, CA (7 miles from Murrieta, CA)
eye care solutions to ensure optimal eye health for every patient....
17 days ago
LensCrafters - Oceanside, CA (15 miles from Murrieta, CA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
17 days ago
VSP Global - Temecula, CA (7 miles from Murrieta, CA)
eye care solutions to ensure optimal eye health for every patient....
18 days ago
Luxottica Group - Oceanside, CA (15 miles from Murrieta, CA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
19 days ago
Target Optical - Menifee, CA (9 miles from Murrieta, CA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
30+ days ago
LensCrafters - Moreno Valley, CA (23 miles from Murrieta, CA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
45+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Menifee, CA (9 miles from Murrieta, CA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Murrieta, CA

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

$114,780

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Murrieta, 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 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 Murrieta, 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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