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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Optometrist - FL, Palm Harbor - 310 - FT - AOD

  • VisionWorks
  • Palm Harbor, FL
  • 1 day ago

, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Florida, is hiring a FULL TIME Optometrist in our Palm Harbor location....


  • VisionWorks
  • Tampa, FL
  • 1 day ago

Contact lens insertion & removal room with a wide variety of contact lens fit sets. Two complete exam lanes and personal office space to make your own....

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The Eye Institute of West Florida has brought the future of eye care to Tampa, blending the talents of all eyecare specialties into one great team. 16 Ophthalmologists, 10 Optometrists, and 190+ experienced...

Optometrist - FL, Clearwater - 307 - PT - AOD

  • VisionWorks
  • Clearwater, FL
  • 1 day ago

Contact lens insertion & removal room with a wide variety of contact lens fit sets. Two complete exam lanes and personal office space to make your own....

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Optometrist - Tampa, Florida

  • Eye Care Partners
  • Tampa, FL
  • 3 days ago

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  • Ets Vision
  • Seminole, FL
  • 4 days ago

This practice seeks a doctor to provide eye care to patients utilizing the fullest extent of their license....

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Remarkable Optometrist Opportunity in St. Pete, FL

  • Partners Insight Recruiting
  • Saint Petersburg, FL
  • 8 days ago

lenses • Advise patients on proper eye care techniques • Keep updated and accurate medical records for all patients • Advise/train patients on how to use and maintain their contact lenses • Co-management...

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  • Gulfview Vision Associates
  • St Petersburg, FL
  • 10 days ago

Our Optometrists manage a variety of anterior and posterior ocular disease to their comfort level including but not limited to: Treating corneal ulcers and uveitis Diagnosing diabetic and hypertensive...


  • Robson Eye Institute
  • Palm Harbor, FL
  • 10 days ago

Located on Belcher Road; our full-service eye care center is in need of an Optometrist to work hand in hand with an Experienced Cornea and Anterior Segment Surgeon....

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  • Gulfview Vision Associates
  • Brandon, FL
  • 11 days ago

We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

Optometrist Od , And Per-Diem

  • Eyecare Partners
  • Saint Petersburg, FL
  • 14 days ago

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Optometrist (OD) Full-time, Part-time and Per-Diem

  • EyeCare Partners
  • St Petersburg, FL
  • 15 days ago

Requirements: Doctor of Optometry...


  • GPAC
  • Tampa, FL
  • 23 days ago

care emergencies Optometrist Position & Requirements: Doctor of Optometry (O.D.)...


  • LensCrafters
  • Tampa, FL
  • 30+ days ago

Great practice opportunity for an independent Doctor of Optometry....

Demographic Data for Saint Petersburg, FL

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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 (68.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.1%)
  • High School or GED (7.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.6%)
  • 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 (52.4%)
  • Less than 1 year (19.0%)
  • 1-2 years (14.3%)
  • 2-4 years (9.5%)
  • 4-6 years (4.8%)

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