Optometrist Jobs in Cedar Crest, 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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Albuquerque, NM (15 miles from Cedar Crest, NM)
Job Requirements & Qualifications Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree Valid state license to practice optometry We will try to beat any other offer....
2 days ago
First Nations Community Health Source - Albuquerque, NM (11 miles from Cedar Crest, NM)
Optometrist Requirements: Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree. Must possess a state-issued license for O.D. and optometry. A minimum of 2 years ‘experience as an Optometrist....
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12 hours ago First Nations Community Health Source
The Eye Group - Albuquerque, NM (15 miles from Cedar Crest, NM)
Perfect opportunity for an optometrist to become an integral part of this primary care practice. Practice full scope medical optometry with state of the art equipment and EMR fully incorporated....
8 days ago
National Vision - Eyeglass World - Albuquerque, NM (15 miles from Cedar Crest, NM)
National Vision is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Albuquerque, NM office....
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8 days ago National Vision - Eyeglass World
National Vision - Select Military Bases - Kirtland AFB, NM (11 miles from Cedar Crest, NM)
National Vision wants you a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills to partner with us....
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9 days ago National Vision - Select Military Bases
LensCrafters - Albuquerque, NM (15 miles from Cedar Crest, NM)
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Doctor of Optometry Demonstrated leadership/management skills Knowledge of current Optometric technology & practices Developed communication skills, both verbal & written Strong...
12 days ago
Vision Source Rio - Rio Rancho, NM (23 miles from Cedar Crest, NM)
Ability to fit all types of contact lenses including Scleral, RGP, Ortho-K and all designs of soft lens....
15 days ago
UNM Hospitals - Albuquerque, NM (15 miles from Cedar Crest, NM)
The clinics are located near and in UNM Hospital with services offered in a wide range of ocular diseases and medical eye care that includes various specialties....
22 days ago
Eye Associates of New Mexico - Albuquerque, NM (15 miles from Cedar Crest, NM)
About Eye Associates of New Mexico Eye Associates of New Mexico was founded in 1976 and has evolved into one of the largest comprehensive eye care practices in the United States....
29 days ago
The Eye Group - Albuquerque, NM (15 miles from Cedar Crest, NM)
The practice is offering routine eye exams and health screenings. See 10-12 patients a day and become a part of the community. Hours and days are flexible with no evenings or weekends....
30+ days ago
Lasik Plus - Albuquerque, NM (15 miles from Cedar Crest, NM)
Specific qualifications for this health care role include: Doctor of Optometry (OD) degree from an accredited School of Optometry License to practice optometry in the state in which you will be practicing...
30+ days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - Albuquerque, NM (15 miles from Cedar Crest, NM)
National Vision is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Albuquerque, NM office....
30+ days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - Kirtland AFB, NM (11 miles from Cedar Crest, NM)
National Vision wants you a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills to partner with us....
30+ days ago
Wal-Mart - Albuquerque, NM (15 miles from Cedar Crest, NM)
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
30+ days ago
LensCrafters - Albuquerque, NM (15 miles from Cedar Crest, NM)
Great practice opportunity for an independent Doctor of Optometry....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Cedar Crest, NM

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Cedar Crest, NM

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

$97,390

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Cedar Crest, NM 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 Cedar Crest, 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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