Optometrist Jobs in Minnesota

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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Rochester, MN
Optometry JOB-2661238 Locums Position in Minnesota for Optometrist Posted today Locum Tenens Minnesota Quick Facts License: Any active state license needed Schedule: 8 sessions per month Caseload: 12...
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Target Optical - Rochester, MN
Great practice opportunity for an independent Doctor of Optometry....
4 days ago
Visionworks - Saint Cloud, MN
Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Minnesota, is hiring a full-time Optometrist in our St Cloud location....
5 days ago
Luxottica Group - Rochester, MN
Great practice opportunity for an independent Doctor of Optometry....
6 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Rushford, MN
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
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Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Altura, MN
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
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Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Minnesota City, MN
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
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Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Peterson, MN
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
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Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Rollingstone, MN
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
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Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - La Crescent, MN
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
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Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Dakota, MN
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
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Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Houston, MN
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
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Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Lewiston, MN
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
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Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Eyota, MN
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
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Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Utica, MN
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
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Demographic Data for Minnesota

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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 Minnesota

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

$134,270

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Minnesota offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (66.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.6%)
  • High School or GED (8.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (4.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.0%)
  • 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 Minnesota
  • 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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