Optometrist Jobs in Mason City, 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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Department of Veterans Affairs - Mason City, IA
limited to diabetic eye disease, glaucoma, cataracts, and routine eye examinations; Reads visual field tests and assists with teaching medical students who rotate to the VA Health Care System; Enters...
29 days ago
Veterans Health Administration - Mason City, IA
lenses for aphasics....
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Mason City, IA

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Mason City, IA

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

$130,160

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Mason City, IA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (3.8%)
  • 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 Mason City, 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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