Optometrist Jobs in Maryland

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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Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Indian Head, MD
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
3 days ago
Bowie, 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
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Bowie, 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
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Ironsides, MD
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
3 days ago
Vsp Global - Mount Airy, 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
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....
3 days ago
VisionWorks - Annapolis, 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
LensCrafters - Frederick, MD
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
5 days ago
Target Optical - Cockeysville, MD
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
5 days ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Hagerstown, MD
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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5 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
Eye to Eye Careers - Baltimore, 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
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
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
6 days ago
MyEyeDr - Laurel, MD
Our professional optometrists are championing a new path for eye care - join our path!...
6 days ago
VSP Global - Mount Airy, 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

Demographic Data for Maryland

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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...

The Visual System and Concussion
This interactive course for physical therapists, occupational therapists, and athletic trainers is focused on providing basic knowledge of the visual system in the concussed patient, along with...

Diploma in Optometry
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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Maryland

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in Maryland as reported by the BLS.

$129,000

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Maryland 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 Maryland
  • 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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