Optometrist Jobs in Peralta, 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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National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Albuquerque, NM (16 miles from Peralta, 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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Warby Parker - Albuquerque, NM (16 miles from Peralta, NM)
We offer everything our customers need for happier eyes at a price that leaves them with money in their pockets, from designer-quality glasses and contacts to eye exams and vision tests....
7 hours ago
VisionWorks - Albuquerque, NM (16 miles from Peralta, NM)
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 Loan Assistance!...
4 days ago
Luxottica - Albuquerque, NM (16 miles from Peralta, NM)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
5 days ago
Private Practice - Albuquerque, NM (16 miles from Peralta, 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...
5 days ago
Walmart - Albuquerque, NM (16 miles from Peralta, NM)
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
9 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Kirtland AFB, NM (13 miles from Peralta, NM)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
9 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Isleta, NM (7 miles from Peralta, NM)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
9 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Cedar Crest, NM (21 miles from Peralta, NM)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
9 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Peralta, NM
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
9 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Los Lunas, NM (12 miles from Peralta, NM)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
9 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Tijeras, NM (17 miles from Peralta, NM)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
9 days ago
Walmart - Albuquerque, NM (16 miles from Peralta, NM)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
9 days ago
Walmart - Albuquerque, NM (16 miles from Peralta, NM)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
10 days ago
Luxottica Group - Albuquerque, NM (16 miles from Peralta, NM)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
10 days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Peralta, NM

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

$97,390

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Peralta, NM offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (3.8%)
  • 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 Peralta, 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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