Optometrist Jobs in Waltham, MA

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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2020 On-site - Everett, MA (10 miles from Waltham, MA)
Our new Optometrist will: Conduct comprehensive eye exams....
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20 hours ago
The Eye Group - Danvers, MA (19 miles from Waltham, MA)
Opportunity available for an enthusiastic optometrist to provide eye exams and disease management to the residents of the nursing homes....
1 day ago
The Eye Group - Newton, MA (4 miles from Waltham, MA)
An established ophthalmology group is looking to add a part or full time optometrist to their practice....
1 day ago
Private Practice - Marlborough, MA (15 miles from Waltham, MA)
Full Time or Part Time Optometrist - Marlborough, MA Title: Full Time or Part Time Optometrist - OD Location: Marlborough, MA 01752 Full Time or Part Time Optometrist - OD Position Private Practice...
2 days ago
Harvard Square Eye Care - Cambridge, MA (6 miles from Waltham, MA)
Your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Provide pre- and post-operative care to surgical patients Promote healthy vision...
19 hours ago
Tufts Medical Center - Framingham, MA (10 miles from Waltham, MA)
Such an exam would include, but is not limited to: History, Entrance Exams (Pupils, EOMS, Color Vision, Stereopsis, Binocular Testing), Slit Lamp Exam, Tonometry, Refraction, Retinal Exam, and evaluation...
6 days ago
Newton, MA (4 miles from Waltham, MA)
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-and...
7 days ago
Hudson, MA (14 miles from Waltham, MA)
The Eye Care Center in Hudson Ma is looking for a part time or full time Optometrist to service our independant business....
8 days ago
Eye to Eye Careers - Cambridge, MA (6 miles from Waltham, MA)
We offer a wide range of eye care services from comprehensive exams to medical diagnosis and treatment, retinal fundus photography, and pediatric eye exams....
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Saugus, MA (13 miles from Waltham, MA)
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-and...
13 days ago
Framingham, MA (10 miles from Waltham, MA)
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-and...
13 days ago
Hudson, MA (14 miles from Waltham, MA)
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-and...
13 days ago
Walpole, MA (17 miles from Waltham, MA)
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-and...
13 days ago
Medford, MA (7 miles from Waltham, MA)
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-and...
13 days ago
Woburn, MA (8 miles from Waltham, MA)
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-and...
13 days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Waltham, MA

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

$141,890

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Waltham, MA 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 Waltham, MA
  • 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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