Optometrist Jobs in Georgia

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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Eye Care Partners - Atlanta, GA
Our doctors are leaders in the field of full-scope, medical-model eye care....
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2 days ago Eye Care Partners
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Villa Rica, GA
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
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Pearle Vision - Atlanta, GA
exams. * Treat conditions such as nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. * Prescribe and fit eyeglasses and contact lenses. * Provide low vision aids and vision therapy. * Diagnose eye conditions...
2 days ago
Goetzinger Eye Institute - Riverdale, GA
FT (Tues-Fri Half a day Sat) Optometrist opportunity in Stockbridge and Riverdale (both offices in south metro Atlanta ) within a well-established Ophthalmology practice that has been in business for...
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1 day ago Goetzinger Eye Institute
Walmart - La Fayette, GA
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
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Walmart - Trion, GA
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
1 day ago
Doctor's Exchange of Georgia PC - Cartersville, GA
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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2 days ago Doctor's Exchange of Georgia PC
Dry Eye Center of Atlanta - Atlanta, GA
Primary medical optometry. Practice has an emphasis on dry eye diagnosis and treatment. Ground-floor opportunity for potential chain of dry eye centers focusing on curing dry eye....
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2 days ago
Eye Care Partners - Snellville, GA
Our doctors are leaders in the field of full-scope, medical-model eye care....
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2 days ago Eye Care Partners
Doctor's Exchange of Georgia PC - Marietta, GA
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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2 days ago Doctor's Exchange of Georgia PC
Doctor's Exchange of Georgia PC - Rome, GA
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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2 days ago Doctor's Exchange of Georgia PC
Walmart - Commerce, GA
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
1 day ago
Doctor's Exchange of Georgia PC - Fort Oglethorpe, GA
Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
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4 days ago Doctor's Exchange of Georgia PC
Doctor's Exchange of Georgia PC - Fayetteville, GA
Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
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4 days ago Doctor's Exchange of Georgia PC
Doctor's Exchange of Georgia PC - McDonough, GA
Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
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4 days ago Doctor's Exchange of Georgia PC

Demographic Data for Georgia

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Optometrist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

How We See the World: Visual Function and Eye Health
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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
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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Georgia

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in Georgia as reported by the BLS.

$104,970

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Georgia offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.3%)
  • 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 Georgia
  • 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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