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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LensCrafters - Washington, DC (22 miles from Columbia, MD)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
2 days ago
Target - Silver Spring, MD (14 miles from Columbia, MD)
OneSight: OneSight brings across the globe vision care to people who lack access by mobilizing eye care professionals, industry experts, volunteers, and partners....
2 days ago
iHire - Rockville, MD (16 miles from Columbia, MD)
Our Optometrist are comprehensive primary eye care specialist. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
1 day ago
Walmart - Arbutus, MD (11 miles from Columbia, MD)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
3 days ago
Kaiser Permanente - Baltimore, MD (15 miles from Columbia, MD)
Accredited residency in Optometry preferred....
4 days ago
Colonial Opticians - Rockville, MD (18 miles from Columbia, MD)
Our Optometrist are comprehensive primary eye care specialist. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
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4 days ago
VisionWorks - Glen Burnie, MD (16 miles from Columbia, MD)
, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Maryland, is hiring a FULL TIME Optometrist in our GLEN BURNIE location - offering a $10,000 Sign-On Bonus + $12,000 per year for Student Loan...
5 days ago
VisionWorks - Rosedale, MD (22 miles from Columbia, MD)
Optometrist Store 429, The Centre at Golden Ring, Rosedale, Maryland, United States of America Req #13871 Wednesday, March 24, 2021 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in...
5 days ago
VisionWorks - Westminster, MD (24 miles from Columbia, MD)
Optometrist Store 443, Townmall of Westminster, Westminster, Maryland, United States of America Req #14572 Wednesday, March 24, 2021 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in...
5 days ago
Drs.Fiergang & Andorsky - Baltimore, MD (15 miles from Columbia, MD)
Our MDs are pediatric ophthalmologists, and our optometrists see patients of all ages. We have a busy contact lens practice primarily managed by the optometrists and an optical shop....
5 days ago
Pediatric Eye Care of Maryland - Baltimore, MD (16 miles from Columbia, MD)
Our MD’s are pediatric ophthalmologists, and our optometrists see patients of all ages. We have a busy contact lens practice primarily managed by the optometrists and an optical shop....
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5 days ago Pediatric Eye Care of Maryland
Charm City Optical - Baltimore, MD (14 miles from Columbia, MD)
You will be asked to provide both routine and medical based optometry, diabetic & glaucoma exams, pre & post-op cataract care, and fitting and prescribing of CL's....
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6 days ago
eyeDocLive - Glenarden, MD (16 miles from Columbia, MD)
Your regular duties will include: Perform Comprehensive Eye Exams Prescribe Corrective Lenses Contact Lens Fittings Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Promote healthy vision by counseling...
6 days ago
All Eyes On Rockville - Rockville, MD (16 miles from Columbia, MD)
Our OCT enables us to simultaneously evaluate a combined fundus photography image and OCT image and our visual field test is truly a virtual reality experience....
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6 days ago All Eyes On Rockville
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Towson, MD (19 miles from Columbia, MD)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
7 days ago

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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

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Columbia, MD offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (3.8%)
  • Master's Degree (2.7%)
  • 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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