Optometrist Jobs in Lakeland, FL

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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Crystal Clear Eye Associates of Florida - Lakeland, FL
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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2 days ago Crystal Clear Eye Associates of Florida
Eye Care Partners - Plant City, FL (15 miles from Lakeland, FL)
Our team of highly trained optometrists, opticians, and technicians focus on maintaining the health and development of our patients eyes by providing the most comprehensive eye exam on the market....
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12 hours ago Eye Care Partners
Crystal Clear Eye Associates of Florida - Winter Haven, FL (7 miles from Lakeland, FL)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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11 days ago Crystal Clear Eye Associates of Florida
MyEyeDr. - Lake Wales, FL (19 miles from Lakeland, FL)
Our professional optometrists are championing a new path for eye care join our path!...
30+ days ago
MyEyeDr. - Plant City, FL (15 miles from Lakeland, FL)
Our professional optometrists are championing a new path for eye care join our path!...
30+ days ago
MyEyeDr. - Winter Haven, FL (7 miles from Lakeland, FL)
Our professional optometrists are championing a new path for eye care join our path!...
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Lakeland, FL

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Lakeland, FL

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

$119,980

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Lakeland, FL 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 Lakeland, FL
  • 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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