Optometrist Jobs in Tampa, 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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Remarkable Optometrist Opportunity in St. Pete, FL

  • Partners Insight Recruiting
  • Saint Petersburg, FL
  • 2 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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  • Target Optical
  • Lutz, FL
  • 4 days ago

An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....

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  • Gulfview Vision Associates
  • Tarpon Springs, FL
  • 5 days ago

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

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  • Gulfview Vision Associates
  • St Petersburg, FL
  • 5 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...

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  • Luxottica
  • Odessa, FL
  • 5 days ago

Pearles vision of genuine eye care....

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  • Robson Eye Institute
  • Palm Harbor, FL
  • 5 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
  • 5 days ago

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

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  • Odessa, FL
  • 7 days ago

You will have optometric assistants to check-in and pre-test patients, and opticians to assist your patients with frame and lens selections after your exam....

Optometrist - Odessa, FL - Pearle Vision

  • Luxottica Group
  • Odessa, FL
  • 7 days ago

Pearles vision of genuine eye care....

Optometrist - FL, Clearwater - 307 - PT - AOD

  • VisionWorks
  • Clearwater, FL
  • 8 days 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....

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

  • VisionWorks
  • Palm Harbor, FL
  • 8 days ago

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

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  • VisionWorks
  • Tampa, FL
  • 8 days 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....

Through our national medical group of ophthalmologists and optometrists, ECP is building a network of clinically integrated eye care to improve the lives of our patients, our team members, and our community...

Optometrist Od , And Per-Diem

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

Through our national medical group of ophthalmologists and optometrists, ECP is building a network of clinically integrated eye care to improve the lives of our patients, our team members, and our community...

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

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

Through our national medical group of ophthalmologists and optometrists, ECP is building a network of clinically integrated eye care to improve the lives of our patients, our team members, and our community...

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Tampa, FL offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (68.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.7%)
  • 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 Tampa, 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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