Optometrist Jobs in Rio Rancho, 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.

Search Optometrist Jobs

1-15 of 26 Jobs
Corporate Practice - Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, NM)
Whether you are looking for your first opportunity in eye care, or youre an experienced optometrist looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to welcoming you!...
2 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, NM)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
2 days ago
The Eye Group - Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, NM)
We exclusively recruit for optometry and ophthalmology practices at no cost to those seeking a job. All inquiries are strictly confidential....
5 hours ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, NM)
Our location provides you with the optimal opportunity to combine an entrepreneurial mindset with your passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care....
Direct Apply

8 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
VisionWorks - Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, 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!...
12 days ago
Luxottica - Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, NM)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
12 days ago
Private Practice - Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, 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...
13 days ago
Walmart - Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, NM)
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
16 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Placitas, NM (17 miles from Rio Rancho, NM)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
17 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Corrales, NM (7 miles from Rio Rancho, NM)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
17 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Kirtland AFB, NM (18 miles from Rio Rancho, NM)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
17 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Rio Rancho, NM
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
17 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Cedar Crest, NM (23 miles from Rio Rancho, NM)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
17 days ago
Walmart - Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, NM)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
17 days ago
Walmart - Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, NM)
(for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry....
17 days ago

Demographic Data for Rio Rancho, NM

Moving to Rio Rancho, NM? Find some basic demographic data about Rio Rancho, NM below.


89,123
1,126
Medium/Lg

Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job title

Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Rio Rancho, NM

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

$97,390

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Optometrist positions

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Rio Rancho, NM offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • 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 Rio Rancho, NM
  • None (59.1%)
  • 1-2 years (13.6%)
  • 2-4 years (13.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (9.1%)
  • 10+ years (4.5%)

Optometrist Related Career Advice Articles

How Much Do Optometrists Make?

How much do optometrists make? Find out what the average eye doctor salary is and which states offer the most in optometrist pay.


Top 5 Cities for Optometrist Pay

What are the best cities for optometrist pay? Which locations offer the highest optometrist salary? Read this list to find out.


Challenges & Opportunities for the Hospital Optometrist

Find out how the expansion of optometric services in hospitals is impacting the number of optometrists pursuing and attaining hospital privileges.