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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Doctors Exchange of Colorado - Fort Collins, CO
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Ft. Collins, CO office....
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2 days ago Doctors Exchange of Colorado
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Timnath, CO
... What you'll do... Minimum Qualifications... Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications. Preferred...
8 hours ago
AEG Vision - Colorado Springs, CO
The optometrist will conduct eye exams for Acuity Eyecare group and strive to practice to the full capacity of their license....
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1 day ago
Doctors Exchange of Colorado - Denver, CO
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for neighboring locations in the Denver, CO area...
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1 day ago Doctors Exchange of Colorado
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
Doctors Exchange of Colorado - Brighton, CO
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Brighton, CO office....
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1 day ago Doctors Exchange of Colorado
Target Optical - Parker, CO
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
3 days ago
Eye To Eye Careers - Colorado Springs, CO
Lensometry Autorefractor Eye Care Frame Selection Refraction Keratometry Optical Coherence Tomography Lens Selection Certified Optician Fundus Photography Dry Eye Vision Therapy Contact Lens Fitting...
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3 days ago Eye To Eye Careers
Doctors Exchange of Colorado - Aurora, CO
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Aurora, CO office....
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3 days ago Doctors Exchange of Colorado
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....
4 days ago
Eye To Eye Careers - Pueblo, CO
Position: Part time Optometrist needed for Pueblo CO area (Must be Licensed OD)  Equipment: Standard eye exam equipment  Salary: $550/day- To be discussed  **Please do not apply unless you're a licensed...
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4 days ago Eye To Eye Careers
Doctors Exchange of Colorado - Colorado Springs, CO
Are you an optometrist looking for supplemental income? Doctor's Exchange of Colorado is looking for an optometrist interested in picking up extra days for its office in Colorado Springs, CO!...
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4 days ago Doctors Exchange of Colorado
Eye To Eye Careers - Denver, CO
Our Mission: To advocate for eye-care professionals who need help finding placement in the optical industry....
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4 days ago Eye To Eye Careers
Doctors Exchange of Colorado - Grand Junction, CO
Are you an optometrist looking for supplemental income? Doctor's Exchange of Colorado is looking for an optometrist interested in working one day a week in its office in Grand Junction, CO!...
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5 days ago Doctors Exchange of Colorado

Demographic Data for Colorado

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Optometry Skills for Success
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Diploma in Optometry
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Yoga and Vision Improvement
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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 (66.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.6%)
  • High School or GED (8.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (4.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (2.7%)
  • 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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