Optometrist Jobs in Ocala, 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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Luxottica Group - Ocala, FL
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
6 days ago
Crystal Clear Eye Associates of Florida - Ocala, FL
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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13 days ago Crystal Clear Eye Associates of Florida
LensCrafters - Ocala, FL
OneSight: OneSight brings across the globe vision care to people who lack access by mobilizing eye care professionals, industry experts, volunteers, and partners....
19 days ago
Corporate practice - Ocala, FL
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!...
20 days ago
VSP Global - Ocala, FL
A caring team of professionals are dedicated to providing high-quality full-scope optometry, and specialize in dry eye, glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration management, specialty contact lenses...
21 days ago
VSP Global - Ocala, FL
A caring team of professionals are dedicated to providing high-quality full-scope optometry, and specialize in dry eye, glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration management, specialty contact lenses...
21 days ago
The Villages, FL (20 miles from Ocala, FL)
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-...
30+ days ago
St. Luke's Cataract & Laser Institute - The Villages, FL (20 miles from Ocala, FL)
Medical residency with an emphasis in ocular disease is preferred. Some evenings and weekends may be required....
30+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Ocala, FL

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

$102,060

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Ocala, FL offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational Degree 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 Ocala, 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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