Optometrist Jobs in Placerville, 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

  • Corporate practice
  • Rocklin, CA (24 miles from Placerville, CA)
  • 4 days ago
Why Youll Love This Opportunity: Environment Do what you love - We empower our doctors to provide personalized, comprehensive eye exams and to manage a variety of anterior and posterior ocular diseases...

Optometrist

  • Corporate practice
  • Auburn, CA (24 miles from Placerville, CA)
  • 4 days ago
Why Youll Love This Opportunity: Environment Do what you love - We empower our doctors to provide personalized, comprehensive eye exams and to manage a variety of anterior and posterior ocular diseases...

Optometrist

  • Regency Eye Care Inc
  • Auburn, CA (24 miles from Placerville, CA)
  • 6 days ago
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....

Optometrist

  • FirstSight Vision Services, Inc
  • Rocklin, CA (24 miles from Placerville, CA)
  • 6 days ago
Company Description About Us: First Sight is looking for a dedicated Optometrist with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering a great patient experience to join our Doctor of Optometry...

Optometrist

  • Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness
  • Placerville, CA
  • 27 days ago
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
contact lenses....

Optometrist, CF

  • California Correctional Health Care Services
  • Folsom, CA (20 miles from Placerville, CA)
  • 30+ days ago
Possession of a valid license to practice optometry in the State of California, and two years of experience in the practice of optometry....

Independent Optometrist - Walmart

  • Walmart / Sam's
  • Placerville, CA
  • 90+ days ago
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....

Optometrist (Precision Optometry) - Rocklin, CA

  • VSP Global
  • Rocklin, CA (24 miles from Placerville, CA)
  • 90+ days ago
Geraldine Brooks, this independent practice provides comprehensive eye care to residents and families in Placer County, specializing in glaucoma, pediatrics, primary care, and specialty contact lenses...

Optometrist, CF

  • California Correctional Health Care Services
  • Represa, CA (20 miles from Placerville, CA)
  • 90+ days ago
Possession of a valid license to practice optometry in the State of California. and Two years of experience in the practice of optometry....

Demographic Data for Placerville, CA

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Placerville, 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 Placerville, 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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