Optometrist Jobs in Columbia, MD

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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Bowie, MD (16 miles from Columbia, MD)
Details Posted: July 14, 2021 Location: Bowie, Maryland Show Map Type: Full Time - Experienced Categories: Optometrist, Optometry Preferred Education: Doctorate This is a great opportunity for a Full-Time...
3 days ago
Confidential - Washington, DC (24 miles from Columbia, MD)
The offices perform Fundus Photography, Autorefractions, Visual Field Testing, etc. Must have flexibility with office locations and hours. EMR system (Athena) DC license REQUIRED....
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1 day ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Bowie, MD (16 miles from Columbia, MD)
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
Vsp Global - Mount Airy, MD (18 miles from Columbia, MD)
The practice offers comprehensive, emergency, and medical eye care to patients of all ages and specializes in treating ocular diseases such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and...
3 days ago
Eye to Eye Careers - Washington, DC (22 miles from Columbia, MD)
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Washington DC to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
3 days ago
VisionWorks - Annapolis, MD (23 miles from Columbia, MD)
Optometrist Store 304, Jennifer Square, Annapolis, Maryland, United States of America Req #19083 Tuesday, July 20, 2021 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Maryland, is...
4 days ago
Target Optical - Cockeysville, MD (22 miles from Columbia, MD)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
5 days ago
Eye to Eye Careers - Baltimore, MD (15 miles from Columbia, MD)
About the Position Our Optometrist will perform excellent comprehensive eye exams to ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions....
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5 days ago Eye to Eye Careers
Vision MD Eye Doctors - College Park, MD (14 miles from Columbia, MD)
Duties include, but are not limited to: Provide both routine and medical based optometry / comprehensive eye exams / refraction Pre & Post-op cataract care Fitting and prescribing of contact lenses...
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5 days ago Vision MD Eye Doctors
LensCrafters - Bethesda, MD (19 miles from Columbia, MD)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
6 days ago
MyEyeDr - Laurel, MD (7 miles from Columbia, MD)
Our professional optometrists are championing a new path for eye care - join our path!...
6 days ago
VSP Global - Mount Airy, MD (18 miles from Columbia, MD)
The practice offers comprehensive, emergency, and medical eye care to patients of all ages and specializes in treating ocular diseases such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and...
7 days ago
MyEyeDr - Nottingham, MD (24 miles from Columbia, MD)
Our professional optometrists are championing a new path for eye care - join our path!...
8 days ago
MARYLAND EYE CARE CENTER - Hyattsville, MD (17 miles from Columbia, MD)
lenses • Dry eye treatment programs • Staff and patient education • Education and capture of prescription eye glasses, etc....
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8 days ago MARYLAND EYE CARE CENTER
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Forestville, MD (24 miles from Columbia, MD)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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10 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Columbia, MD

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in Columbia, MD as reported by the BLS.

$95,590

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Columbia, MD offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.4%)
  • 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 Columbia, MD
  • 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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