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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Clear Sight Partners - Zephyrhills, FL (24 miles from Tampa, 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
Eye to Eye Careers - Tampa, 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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3 days ago Eye to Eye Careers
Pearle Vision - Tampa, FL
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
5 days ago
Luxottica Group - Tampa, FL
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
8 days ago
GPAC - Clearwater, FL (19 miles from Tampa, 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-...
9 days ago
Gulfview Vision Associates - Tampa, FL
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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10 days ago Gulfview Vision Associates
LensCrafters - Tampa, FL
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
11 days ago
Gulfview Vision Associates - Lutz, FL (13 miles from Tampa, FL)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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12 days ago Gulfview Vision Associates
Gulfview Vision Associates - Brandon, FL (10 miles from Tampa, FL)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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13 days ago Gulfview Vision Associates
Gulfview Vision Associates - Tampa, FL
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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13 days ago Gulfview Vision Associates
Pearle Vision - Brandon, FL (10 miles from Tampa, FL)
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
18 days ago
Pearle Vision - Lutz, FL (13 miles from Tampa, FL)
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
19 days ago
Luxottica Group - Brandon, FL (10 miles from Tampa, FL)
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
20 days ago
Walmart / Sam's - Saint Petersburg, FL (16 miles from Tampa, FL)
Optometrist - Samsing for open roles?...
28 days ago
LensCrafters - St Petersburg, FL (16 miles from Tampa, FL)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
30+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Tampa, FL

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

$78,350

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Tampa, 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 Tampa, 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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