Optometrist Jobs in Overland Park, KS

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 - Kansas City, MO (21 miles from Overland Park, KS)
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
LensCrafters - Kansas City, MO (21 miles from Overland Park, KS)
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Doctor of Optometry Demonstrated leadership/management skills Knowledge of current Optometric technology & practices Developed communication skills, both verbal & written Strong...
1 day ago
VisionWorks - Kansas City, MO (21 miles from Overland Park, KS)
Optometrist Store 108, Zona Rosa, Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America Req #18463 Tuesday, June 15, 2021 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Missouri, is hiring...
16 hours ago
Sam's Club - Kansas City, KS (21 miles from Overland Park, KS)
In addition to routine eye exams, you'll have a state-of-the-art practice, equipment, and the ability to diagnose and treat ocular disease....
3 days ago
Eye to Eye Careers - Kansas City, MO (21 miles from Overland Park, KS)
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Kansas City, Missouri to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
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11 days ago Eye to Eye Careers
Cerner - Kansas City, MO (21 miles from Overland Park, KS)
experience, including: 1+ years of Direct patient care work experience 7+ years of Higher education and/or additional work experience directly related to the duties of the job including: Doctorate in Optometry...
14 days ago
Cerner Corporation - Kansas City, MO (21 miles from Overland Park, KS)
Join us in a part time (24 hours/week) Optometrist role for our on-site health center at the Carpenters Union in Kansas City....
14 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Gardner, KS (15 miles from Overland Park, KS)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
14 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Olathe, KS (10 miles from Overland Park, KS)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
14 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Merriam, KS (15 miles from Overland Park, KS)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
14 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Overland Park, KS
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
14 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Lees Summit, MO (18 miles from Overland Park, KS)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
14 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Raymore, MO (11 miles from Overland Park, KS)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
14 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Raytown, MO (19 miles from Overland Park, KS)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
14 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Shawnee, KS (15 miles from Overland Park, KS)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
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Demographic Data for Overland Park, KS

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Overland Park, KS

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in Overland Park, KS as reported by the BLS.

$139,300

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Overland Park, KS 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 Overland Park, KS
  • 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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