Optometrist Jobs in Saint Petersburg, 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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Walmart - St Petersburg, FL
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
2 days ago
Clear Sight Partners - Seminole, FL (10 miles from Saint Petersburg, FL)
Clear Sight Partners is a building a premier destination for fully integrated ophthalmology, medical optometry and optical retail services designed to provide comprehensive eye care to our patients....
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1 day ago Clear Sight Partners
Gulfview Vision Associates - Tampa, FL (16 miles from Saint Petersburg, FL)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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2 days ago Gulfview Vision Associates
Tampa, FL (16 miles from Saint Petersburg, FL)
Optometrist Needed in Coastal Tampa Bay w/Sign on Bonus Enterprise Medical is assisting a Physician owned practice with the recruitment of an Optometrist O.D. for a practice in Zephyrhills Florida....
2 days ago
Dr. Maryann Family Vision care - Tampa, FL (22 miles from Saint Petersburg, FL)
We are currently hiring for a Part-Time optometrist to work 2-3 days per week....
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5 days ago Dr. Maryann Family Vision care
Gulfview Vision Associates - Tampa, FL (16 miles from Saint Petersburg, FL)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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8 days ago Gulfview Vision Associates
Clear Sight Partners - Palm Harbor, FL (22 miles from Saint Petersburg, FL)
Clear Sight Partners is a building a premier destination for fully integrated ophthalmology, medical optometry and optical retail services designed to provide comprehensive eye care to our patients....
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8 days ago Clear Sight Partners
Spectrum Health - Brandon, FL (24 miles from Saint Petersburg, FL)
Job Information Spectrum Healthcare Resources Optometrist in Brandon, Florida Spectrum Healthcare Resources has an opportunity for a civilian Optometrist at Naval Hospital Jacksonville Optometry Clinic...
10 days ago
Suncoast Eyecare - Palm Harbor, FL (22 miles from Saint Petersburg, FL)
We are looking for a full-time optometrist to manage patient care, perform refractions, fit contact lenses and treat/manage ocular disease....
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11 days ago Suncoast Eyecare
Gulfview Vision Associates - Tampa, FL (16 miles from Saint Petersburg, FL)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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11 days ago Gulfview Vision Associates
Clearwater, FL (16 miles from Saint Petersburg, 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-...
14 days ago
GPAC - Brandon, FL (24 miles from Saint Petersburg, 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-...
14 days ago
Eye to Eye Careers - Tampa, FL (16 miles from Saint Petersburg, FL)
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Tampa, Florida to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
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14 days ago Eye to Eye Careers
B&B Florida Eyecare - Clearwater, FL (15 miles from Saint Petersburg, FL)
We are looking for a full-time optometrist to manage patient care, perform refractions, fit contact lenses and treat/manage ocular disease....
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14 days ago B&B Florida Eyecare
LensCrafters - Tampa, FL (16 miles from Saint Petersburg, FL)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
16 days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Saint Petersburg, FL

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

$78,350

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Saint Petersburg, 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 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 Saint Petersburg, 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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