Optometrist Jobs in Frederick, 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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National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Hagerstown, MD (23 miles from Frederick, MD)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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12 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Brunswick, MD (18 miles from Frederick, MD)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
13 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - St James, MD (23 miles from Frederick, MD)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
13 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Middletown, MD (12 miles from Frederick, MD)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
13 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Hagerstown, MD (23 miles from Frederick, MD)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
13 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Boonsboro, MD (19 miles from Frederick, MD)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
13 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Smithsburg, MD (17 miles from Frederick, MD)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
13 days ago
MyEyeDr. - Sykesville, MD (20 miles from Frederick, MD)
Our professional optometrists are championing a new path for eye care join our path!...
14 days ago
MyEyeDr. - Hagerstown, MD (23 miles from Frederick, MD)
Our professional optometrists are championing a new path for eye care join our path!...
16 days ago
MyEyeDr. - Hagerstown, MD (23 miles from Frederick, MD)
Our professional optometrists are championing a new path for eye care join our path!...
16 days ago
MyEyeDr. - Frederick, MD
Our professional optometrists are championing a new path for eye care join our path!...
16 days ago
LensCrafters - Frederick, MD
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
28 days ago
Johns Hopkins University - Frederick, MD
Provide comprehensive care and perform general visual examinations and contact lens evaluations on patients in need of evaluation for vision correction and perform the various skills associated with...
30+ days ago
Corporate practice - Hagerstown, MD (23 miles from Frederick, MD)
Whether you are looking for your first opportunity in eye care, or youre an experienced optometrist looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to welcoming you to our team!...
30+ days ago
Emerging Vision - Frederick, MD
Our offices are fully equipped to provide quality eye care. We schedule examinations at 30 minute increments as we provide total eye care in a quality environment....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Frederick, MD

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Frederick, MD

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

$131,300

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Frederick, 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 Frederick, 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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