Optometrist Jobs in Palmdale, 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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Optometrist - Lancaster, CA

  • Acuity Eye Group
  • Lancaster, CA (18 miles from Palmdale, CA)
  • 1 day ago
We look for optometrists that desire to practice full-scope optometry, managing disease, injuries, and other disorders of the eye....

Optometrist - 20 hours

  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Lancaster, CA (17 miles from Palmdale, CA)
  • 17 days ago
Bilingual (Spanish/English)-able to perform basic eye exam in Spanish....

Optometrist

  • LensCrafters
  • Palmdale, CA
  • 25 days ago
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....

Optometrist

  • LensCrafters
  • Burbank, CA (24 miles from Palmdale, CA)
  • 25 days ago
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....

Optometrist (Shoji Morita, OD APC) - Canyon Country, CA

  • VSP Global
  • Canyon Country, CA (23 miles from Palmdale, CA)
  • 30+ days ago
treatment and management and specialty contact lenses....

Optometrist-Per Diem

  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Lancaster, CA (17 miles from Palmdale, CA)
  • 45+ days ago
Provides treatment of the visual system within the scope of optometric licensure, including writing prescriptions for ophthalmic spectacles, contact lenses, orthoptics and non-optical aids....

Optometrist (Dr. Robert F. Collins Optometry and Dr. Steven Israel) - Lancaster, CA

  • VSP Global
  • Lancaster, CA (17 miles from Palmdale, CA)
  • 90+ days ago
, perform surgical co-management, treat corneal injuries and foreign body removal....

Optometrist (Sylmar Vision Center) - Sylmar, CA

  • VSP Global
  • Sylmar, CA (16 miles from Palmdale, CA)
  • 90+ days ago
The practice specializes in diagnosing and treating ocular diseases and conditions, surgical co-management, and specialty contact lenses....

Optometrist - Burbank, CA - Target Optical

  • Luxottica Group
  • Burbank, CA (24 miles from Palmdale, CA)
  • 90+ days ago
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....

Optometrist, CF

  • California Correctional Health Care Services
  • Lancaster, CA (17 miles from Palmdale, CA)
  • 90+ days ago
Optometrist, CF $190.16 - $252.14 Per Day (.50/20hr week) Under the general direction of the Receivers Medical Executive, the Optometrist, Correctional Facility, conducts examinations of the eye using...

Optometrist - Burbank, CA - LensCrafters

  • Luxottica Group
  • Burbank, CA (24 miles from Palmdale, 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 Palmdale, CA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (68.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.6%)
  • 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 Palmdale, 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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