Optometrist Jobs in Colorado

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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Corporate practice - Lakewood, CO
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!...
2 days ago
Burcham Eyecare Center - Aurora, 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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1 day ago
Corporate practice - Denver, CO
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!...
2 days ago
Corporate practice - Fort Collins, CO
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!...
2 days ago
Doctor's Exchange of Colorado PC - Lakewood, CO
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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3 days ago Doctor's Exchange of Colorado PC
Doctor's Exchange of Colorado PC - Colorado Springs, CO
Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
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3 days ago Doctor's Exchange of Colorado PC
Doctor's Exchange of Colorado PC - Brighton, CO
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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3 days ago Doctor's Exchange of Colorado PC
Doctor's Exchange of Colorado PC - Westminster, CO
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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5 days ago Doctor's Exchange of Colorado PC
The Eye Group - Pueblo, CO
This is an exciting full-time opportunity to join an established, private optometry practice....
5 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Trinidad, CO
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
5 days ago
Eagle Vision Eye Clinic - Longmont, CO
Experience in comprehensive vision exams, medical eyecare, and contact lenses preferred....
6 days ago
Target Optical - Colorado Springs, CO
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Optometrist to work as an Independent Contractor....
6 days ago
imatters - Denver, CO
Optometrist Denver, Colorado Our private Optometric practice is adding a new location in the northern area of Denver, and we have an outstanding opportunity to practice full-scope optometry....
6 days ago
imatters - Denver, CO
Optometrist – Denver, Colorado Our private Optometric practice is adding a new location in the northern area of Denver, and we have an outstanding opportunity to practice full-scope optometry....
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7 days ago imatters
Dupont, CO
Optometrists, Optometry, OD, Vision Care...
7 days ago

Demographic Data for Colorado

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Colorado

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in Colorado as reported by the BLS.

$132,030

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Colorado offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (3.8%)
  • 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 Colorado
  • 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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