Optometrist Jobs in Elkton, 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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MyEyeDr. - Bear, DE (8 miles from Elkton, MD)
Our professional optometrists are championing a new path for eye care join our path!...
9 days ago
Nemours - Wilmington, DE (19 miles from Elkton, MD)
Nemours is seeking a Pediatric Optometrist in Wilmington, DE. Our clinic boasts state-of-the-art equipment, three Pediatric Ophthalmologists and 1 optometrist on staff....
11 days ago
MyEyeDr. - Elkton, MD
Our professional optometrists are championing a new path for eye care join our path!...
13 days ago
MyEyeDr. - Aberdeen, MD (19 miles from Elkton, MD)
Our professional optometrists are championing a new path for eye care join our path!...
13 days ago
VSP - Bear, DE (8 miles from Elkton, MD)
In this role, you will provide full-scope optometry including in-depth eye exams; diagnosing and treating eye conditions; and, prescribing glasses and contact lenses....
14 days ago
MyEyeDr. - Wilmington, DE (19 miles from Elkton, MD)
Our practice is part of the MyEyeDr. community, specializing in full-scope optometry and vision management....
21 days ago

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Optometrist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optometry Skills for Success
For optometry students, pre-registration and novice optometrists (and those returning to work), junior eye doctors, dispensing opticians and orthoptists preparing for refraction exams, contact...

Diploma in Optometry
Optometry is a health care profession that involves examining the eyes and applicable visual systems for defects or abnormalities as well as the correction of refractive error with glasses or...

Yoga and Vision Improvement
Created by Behavioral Optometrist Dr. Marc Grossman, O.D., L.Ac., and yoga teacher Daniel Orlansky, Yoga & Vision Improvement brings together the best of eastern and western mind/body methods...

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Elkton, MD

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

$120,980

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Elkton, 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 Elkton, 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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