Optometrist Jobs in Bernalillo, NM

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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Lasik Plus - Albuquerque, NM (20 miles from Bernalillo, NM)
Optometrist LCA VISION Optometry leaders, are you looking for an exciting and rewarding career opportunity to work with world-class ophthalmologists with a leading provider of laser vision correction...
1 day ago
The Eye Group - Albuquerque, NM (20 miles from Bernalillo, NM)
Practicing primarily routine eye exams for children. Interest or training in pediatrics preferred. Full support staff and scribe for assistance....
1 day ago
JCPenney Optical - Albuquerque, NM (20 miles from Bernalillo, NM)
Vision is seeking an Optometrist to run their own independent office located in or adjacent to our JCPenney Optical Departments in our Coors Blvd and/or Menaul Blvd NE stores in Albuquerque, New Mexico...
5 hours ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Albuquerque, NM (20 miles from Bernalillo, NM)
Our location provides you with the optimal opportunity to combine an entrepreneurial mindset with your passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care....
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5 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Cedar Crest, NM (22 miles from Bernalillo, NM)
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
5 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Placitas, NM (12 miles from Bernalillo, NM)
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
5 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Corrales, NM (9 miles from Bernalillo, NM)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
5 days ago
Keplr Vision - Albuquerque, NM (20 miles from Bernalillo, NM)
The candidate must understand the art form of concern, caring and personal touch and be adept at contact lens fitting and refraction....
5 days ago
Walmart - Albuquerque, NM (20 miles from Bernalillo, NM)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
6 days ago
UNM Hospital - Albuquerque, NM (20 miles from Bernalillo, NM)
OTHER SERVICES - Contact lens fitting and dispensing including specialty lens designs as appropriate. Low vision management or referral as appropriate....
8 days ago
Private Practice - Albuquerque, NM (20 miles from Bernalillo, NM)
Title: Optometrist - OD Location: Albuquerque, NM Full Time or Part Time Optometrist - OD Position Private Practice Full Time or Part Time Available Open: Mon - Fri: 8am - 5pm No Nights/Weekends Excellent...
10 days ago
The Eye Group - Albuquerque, NM (20 miles from Bernalillo, NM)
We exclusively recruit for optometry and ophthalmology practices at no cost to those seeking a job. All inquiries are strictly confidential....
10 days ago
Visionworks - Albuquerque, NM (20 miles from Bernalillo, NM)
Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in New Mexico, is hiring a FULL TIME Optometrist in our ALBUQUERQUE location - offering a $15,000 Sign-On Bonus + $1,000 per month in Student...
24 days ago
Visionworks - Albuquerque, NM (20 miles from Bernalillo, NM)
Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in New Mexico, is hiring a FULL TIME Optometrist in our ALBUQUERQUE location - offering a $15,000 Sign-On Bonus + $1,000 per month in Student...
24 days ago
Walmart - Bernalillo, NM
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
30+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Bernalillo, NM

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

$97,390

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Bernalillo, NM 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 Bernalillo, NM
  • 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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