Optometrist Jobs in Denver, CO

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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Luxottica - Denver, CO
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
15 hours ago
Burcham Eyecare Center - Aurora, CO (3 miles from Denver, CO)
history and pre-test Must have Specialty Contact Lens experience See post op patients for Ophthalmologists See 16-24 patients a day Counsel patients regarding their vision needs Benefits for the Optometrist...
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2 hours ago
Walmart - Brighton, CO (16 miles from Denver, CO)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
3 days ago
The Eye Group - Denver, CO
We exclusively recruit for optometry and ophthalmology practices at no cost to those seeking a job. All inquiries are strictly confidential....
5 days ago
LensCrafters - Lakewood, CO (13 miles from Denver, CO)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
7 days ago
Doctor's Exchange of Colorado PC - Denver, CO
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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8 days ago Doctor's Exchange of Colorado PC
Doctor's Exchange of Colorado PC - Lakewood, CO (13 miles from Denver, CO)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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8 days ago Doctor's Exchange of Colorado PC
Doctor's Exchange of Colorado PC - Westminster, CO (14 miles from Denver, CO)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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9 days ago Doctor's Exchange of Colorado PC
3D Vision Eye Care - Broomfield, CO (19 miles from Denver, CO)
3D Vision Eye Care, in Broomfield, Colorado is a family owned practice. We are seeking a compassionate full time primary care optometrist who can provide patient focused care....
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9 days ago 3D Vision Eye Care
Optical Masters - Denver, CO
Duties mainly include refraction, contact lens exams, dilation, and basic medical office visits. No post-ops. Tech and front desk help will be provided to the Optometrist....
10 days ago
Denver Eye Care - Denver, CO (5 miles from Denver, CO)
(RevolutionEHR is preferred) Understanding of insurance billing is a plus The work will be: Routine comprehensive and medical exams Contact Lens Fitting OPTOS Retinal Imaging 5 days a week...
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12 days ago Denver Eye Care
The Eye Group - Denver, CO
We exclusively recruit for optometry and ophthalmology practices at no cost to those seeking a job. All inquiries are strictly confidential....
13 days ago
Luxottica - Denver, CO
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Optometrist to work as an Independent Contractor....
15 days ago
Luxottica - Aurora, CO (2 miles from Denver, CO)
OneSight: OneSight brings across the globe vision care to people who lack access by mobilizing eye care professionals, industry experts, volunteers, and partners....
20 days ago
Target - Aurora, CO (2 miles from Denver, CO)
OneSight: OneSight brings across the globe vision care to people who lack access by mobilizing eye care professionals, industry experts, volunteers, and partners....
21 days ago

Demographic Data for Denver, CO

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Optometry Skills for Success
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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Denver, CO

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

$151,260

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Denver, CO 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 Denver, CO
  • 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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