Optometrist Jobs in Council Bluffs, IA

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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National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Papillion, NE (12 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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1 day ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
Doctor's Exchange of Iowa PC - Council Bluffs, IA
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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1 day ago Doctor's Exchange of Iowa PC
Aria Care Partners - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Diagnose and treat ocular disease. Prescribe, fit, and adjust eyeglasses. Recommend appropriate patient follow-up and care options....
1 hour ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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4 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
MADOPTICAL - Council Bluffs, IA (5 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
A great opportunity for new grads and experienced optometrists alike. Enjoy the best of both worlds at a corporate practice with an independent feel....
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5 days ago MADOPTICAL
Walmart - Council Bluffs, IA
Prescribe eyeglasses, contact lenses, and other vision aids; suggesting, interpreting, and assessing diagnostic tests (for example, glaucoma testing, macular degeneration, Optical Coherence Tomography-OCT...
7 days ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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7 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
Shopko - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Doctors of Optometry at Shopko Optical Centers provide complete eye care services including: Eye exams Contact lens fitting Refractive services Diagnosis and treatment of eye disease Cataract and refractive...
22 days ago
LensCrafters - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
30+ days ago
VisionWorks - Papillion, NE (12 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Optometrist Store 9, Shadow Lake Towne Center, Papillion, Nebraska, United States of America Req #17887 Tuesday, May 4, 2021 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Nebraska...
30+ days ago
LensCrafters - Papillion, NE (12 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
30+ days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Council Bluffs, IA
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
30+ days ago
Walmart - Council Bluffs, IA
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
30+ days ago
University of Nebraska Medical Center - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
exams, vision therapy, spectacle lenses, and contact lenses....
45+ days ago
Walmart - Omaha, NE (3 miles from Council Bluffs, IA)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
45+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Council Bluffs, IA

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in Council Bluffs, IA as reported by the BLS.

$105,130

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Council Bluffs, IA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational 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 Council Bluffs, IA
  • 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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