Optometrist Jobs in Ellicott City, 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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Optometrist - MD, Owings Mills - FT Employed- Up To $5K Sign On Bonus!

  • Visionworks
  • Owings Mills, MD (11 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
  • 18 hours ago
The Role: The Optometrist (OD) is simply the "best-of-the best" in the field of optometry....

Optometrist - MD, Towson - 449 - PT - Employed

  • VisionWorks
  • Towson, MD (12 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
  • 8 hours ago
The Role: The Optometrist (OD ) is simply the best-of-the best in the field of optometry....

Optometrist - MD, Baltimore - 445 - PT - Employed

  • VisionWorks
  • Baltimore, MD (9 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
  • 8 hours ago
The Role: The Optometrist (OD ) is simply the best-of-the best in the field of optometry....

Optometrist - $15,000 Sign-On Bonus - Bowie, Maryland

  • VisionWorks
  • Bowie, MD (19 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
  • 1 day ago
The Role: The Optometrist (OD ) is simply the best-of-the best in the field of optometry....

Optometrist - $10,000 Sign-On Bonus - Laurel, Maryland

  • Visionworks
  • Laurel, MD (12 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
  • 18 hours ago
The Role: The Optometrist (OD) is simply the "best-of-the best" in the field of optometry....

Optometrist

  • Ellicott City, MD
  • 2 days ago
to work in Ellicott, Maryland to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....

Optometrist - $15,000 Sign-On Bonus - Rosedale, Maryland

  • VisionWorks
  • Rosedale, MD (16 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
  • 1 day ago
The Role: The Optometrist (OD ) is simply the best-of-the best in the field of optometry....

Optometrist - MD, Cockeysville - 220 - PT - Employed

  • VisionWorks
  • Cockeysville, MD (17 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
  • 8 hours ago
The Role: The Optometrist (OD ) is simply the best-of-the best in the field of optometry....

Optometrist

  • Baltimore, MD (9 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
  • 2 days ago
in Baltimore, MD to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams on elderly patients in nursing homes....

Optometrist - $15,000 Sign-On Bonus - Rockville, Maryland

  • VisionWorks
  • Rockville, MD (22 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
  • 1 day ago
The Role: The Optometrist (OD ) is simply the best-of-the best in the field of optometry....

Optometrist - $15,000 Sign-On Bonus - Owings Mills, Maryland

  • VisionWorks
  • Owings Mills, MD (11 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
  • 1 day ago
The Role: The Optometrist (OD ) is simply the best-of-the best in the field of optometry....

Optometrist - Rosedale, MD- Employed Full Time - Up to a $10,000 Sign-On Bonus

  • Visionworks
  • Rosedale, MD (16 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
  • 18 hours ago
The Role: The Optometrist (OD) is simply the "best-of-the best" in the field of optometry....

Optometrist - $5,000 Sign-On Bonus - Gaithersburg, Maryland

  • Visionworks
  • Gaithersburg, MD (22 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
  • 18 hours ago
The Role: The Optometrist (OD) is simply the "best-of-the best" in the field of optometry....

Optometrist - Catonsville, MD

  • VisionWorks
  • Catonsville, MD (2 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
  • 18 hours ago
, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Maryland, is hiring a FULL TIME Optometrist in our CATONSVILLE location - offering up to a $15,000 Sign-On Bonus!!...

Optometrist

  • Corporate practice
  • Lutherville Timonium, MD (14 miles from Ellicott City, MD)
  • 3 days ago
Why Youll Love This Opportunity: Environment Do what you love - We empower our doctors to provide personalized, comprehensive eye exams and to manage a variety of anterior and posterior ocular diseases...

Demographic Data for Ellicott City, MD

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Ellicott City, MD

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Ellicott City, MD offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (68.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.6%)
  • 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 Ellicott City, MD
  • None (52.4%)
  • Less than 1 year (19.0%)
  • 1-2 years (14.3%)
  • 2-4 years (9.5%)
  • 4-6 years (4.8%)

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