Optometrist Jobs in Novato, 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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La Clinica de la Raza - Vallejo, CA (18 miles from Novato, CA)
This includes but not limited to, optometric services, refraction, contact lens, primary eye care, management of glaucoma and disease within the scope of California Optometry license....
5 days ago
University of California-Berkeley - Berkeley, CA (23 miles from Novato, CA)
Designs and executes clinical studies for the evaluation of ocular surface disease and contact lens-related complications, which may involve investigations of developmental contact lenses, lens care...
14 days ago
Barton Associates - Vallejo, CA (18 miles from Novato, CA)
Contact lens experience is essential. There is a chance for an extension. The facility uses Epic EMR....
17 days ago
Emerging Vision - Novato, CA
We schedule examinations at 30 minute increments as we provide total eye care in a quality environment. Office hours are 10AM-6PM WEDNESDAYS or FRIDAYS with a 30 min lunch....
23 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Rohnert Park, CA (15 miles from Novato, CA)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
26 days ago
North Bay Eye Associates - Sonoma, CA (9 miles from Novato, CA)
In this role, the optometrist performs comprehensive eye exams, documents medical history in EHR, diagnoses and assists in the treatment of ocular diseases, prescribes corrective lenses, while working...
45+ days ago
Kaiser Permanente - Vallejo, CA (18 miles from Novato, CA)
fundus contact lens, tear function testing, Amsler grid, confrontation fields, etc....
45+ days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Martinez, CA (24 miles from Novato, CA)
vision evaluation and services Diagnosing, managing and treating refractive conditions, binocular functions, ocular diseases and conditions, ocular complications of systemic disease, etc....
60+ days ago
Walmart - Rohnert Park, CA (15 miles from Novato, CA)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
90+ days ago
Walmart - Richmond, CA (15 miles from Novato, CA)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Novato, CA

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

$117,110

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Novato, CA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • 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 Novato, 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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