Optometrist Jobs in Santa Clara, 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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Krupa Tailor - Santa Cruz, CA (22 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
lenses Advise patients on proper eye care techniques Keep updated and accurate medical records for all patients Refer to eye doctors and ophthalmologists when patients need to undergo a surgery or...
16 hours ago
Spectrum Eye Physicians - Los Gatos, CA (8 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
Provides contact lens examinations and fittings. Provides guidelines regarding contact lens instruction (for insertion and removal) to be performed by appointed clinical staff....
1 day ago
Total Vision LLC - San Jose, CA (6 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
Total Vision LLC is a group of highly successful optometry practices that have aligned towards a common goal of world-class eye care results for its patients and California communities....
Total Vision LLC - Los Gatos, CA (8 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
Total Vision LLC is a group of highly successful optometry practices that have aligned towards a common goal of world-class eye care results for its patients and California communities....
Bay Area Eye Care - Pleasanton, CA (21 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....
Emerging Vision - Morgan Hill, CA (21 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
Optometrists will have the unique opportunity to provide quality eye care to a growing patient base and be affiliated with a profitable organization at the same time....
9 days ago
National Vision Incorporated - Milpitas, CA (8 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
Our location provides you with the optimal opportunity to combine an entrepreneurial mindset with your passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care....
9 days ago
Emerging Vision - Palo Alto, CA (12 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
We schedule examinations at 30 minute increments as we provide total eye care in a quality environment. Office hours are 10-6 with a 30 min lunch....
27 days ago
Emerging Vision - San Jose, CA (3 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
Optometrists will have the unique opportunity to provide exceptional eye care to a growing patient base and be affiliated with a profitable organization at the same time....
27 days ago
Emerging Vision - Cupertino, CA (8 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
Optometrists will have the unique opportunity to provide quality eye care to a growing patient base and be affiliated with a profitable organization at the same time....
27 days ago
Private practice - Mountain View, CA (7 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
Optometrist - Full Time/Part-Time - Full-Scope Care - Mountain View, CA *Licensed new grads and experienced doctors are encouraged to apply!...
29 days ago
Branham Family Eye Care - San Jose, CA (3 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
scope of primary eye care....
30+ days ago
Total Vision, LLC. - Los Gatos, CA (8 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
Total Vision LLC is a group of highly successful optometry practices that have aligned towards a common goal of world-class eye care results for its patients and California communities....
30+ days ago
Total Vision, LLC. - San Jose, CA (3 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
Total Vision LLC is a group of highly successful optometry practices that have aligned towards a common goal of world-class eye care results for its patients and California communities....
30+ days ago
Corporate practice - Pleasanton, CA (21 miles from Santa Clara, CA)
Whether you are looking for your first opportunity in eye care, or youre an experienced optometrist looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to welcoming you to our team!...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Santa Clara, CA

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

$119,170

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Santa Clara, CA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.6%)
  • Master's Degree (2.5%)
  • 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 Santa Clara, 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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