Optometrist Jobs in Gainesville, GA

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.

Search Optometrist Jobs

1-6 of 6 Jobs

Optometrist - GA, Gainsville - 545 - PT/FT - AOD (PC)

  • VisionWorks
  • Gainesville, GA
  • 2 days ago

of Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Georgia, is hiring a PART TIME / FULL TIME Optometrist in our Gainsville location....

Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Georgia, is hiring a FULL TIME FLOAT Optometrist in the greater Atlanta area....

Direct Apply

Medical Optometrist - Suwanee, GA

  • Eye Care Partners
  • Suwanee, GA
  • 10 days ago

Clarkson EyeCare is currently looking for an Optometrist to practice at our Pleasant Hill Eye Care office in Duluth, GA....

Optometrist

  • Pearle Vision
  • Gainesville, GA
  • 16 days ago

needs and make product recommendations that will help them see their best and protect the health of their eyes. * Provide vision services; eye exams. * Treat conditions such as nearsightedness, farsightedness...

Optometrist

  • Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness
  • Suwanee, GA
  • 30+ days ago

Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....

Optometrist

  • Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness
  • Cumming, GA
  • 30+ days ago

Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....

Demographic Data for Gainesville, GA

Moving to Gainesville, GA? Find some basic demographic data about Gainesville, GA below.


120,577
2,825
Medium/Lg

Optometrist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optometry Skills for Success
For optometry students, pre-registration and novice optometrists (and those returning to work), junior eye doctors, dispensing opticians and orthoptists preparing for refraction exams, contact...

The Visual System and Concussion
This interactive course for physical therapists, occupational therapists, and athletic trainers is focused on providing basic knowledge of the visual system in the concussed patient, along with...

Diploma in Optometry
Optometry is a health care profession that involves examining the eyes and applicable visual systems for defects or abnormalities as well as the correction of refractive error with glasses or...

Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job title

Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Gainesville, GA

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireOptometry research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Optometrist positions

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Gainesville, GA 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 Gainesville, GA
  • None (52.4%)
  • Less than 1 year (19.0%)
  • 1-2 years (14.3%)
  • 2-4 years (9.5%)
  • 4-6 years (4.8%)

Optometrist Related Career Advice Articles

How Much Do Optometrists Make?

How much do optometrists make? Find out what the average eye doctor salary is and which states offer the most in optometrist pay.


Top 5 Cities for Optometrist Pay

What are the best cities for optometrist pay? Which locations offer the highest optometrist salary? Read this list to find out.


Challenges & Opportunities for the Hospital Optometrist

Find out how the expansion of optometric services in hospitals is impacting the number of optometrists pursuing and attaining hospital privileges.