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.

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National Vision - Select Military Bases - Kirtland AFB, NM (18 miles from Rio Rancho, NM)
Our location provides you the optimal opportunity to combine your entrepreneurial mindset with your passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care....
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23 hours ago National Vision - Select Military Bases
First Nations Community Health Source - Albuquerque, NM (17 miles from Rio Rancho, 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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6 days ago First Nations Community Health Source
Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, NM)
Job Requirements & Qualifications Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree Valid state license to practice optometry We will try to beat any other offer....
8 days ago
The Eye Group - Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, 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....
14 days ago
National Vision - Eyeglass World - Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, 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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14 days ago National Vision - Eyeglass World
LensCrafters - Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, NM)
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Doctor of Optometry Demonstrated leadership/management skills Knowledge of current Optometric technology & practices Developed communication skills, both verbal & written Strong...
18 days ago
The Eye Group - Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, NM)
Practicing primarily routine eye exams for children. Interest or training in pediatrics preferred. Full support staff and scribe for assistance....
21 days ago
Vision Source Rio - Rio Rancho, NM
Ability to fit all types of contact lenses including Scleral, RGP, Ortho-K and all designs of soft lens....
22 days ago
UNM Hospitals - Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, 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....
28 days ago
Eye Associates of New Mexico - Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, 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....
30+ days ago
The Eye Group - Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, 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 (14 miles from Rio Rancho, NM)
Job Requirements We are seeking an Optometrist who combines exceptional work ethic, high energy and an outstanding personality, with a deep technical understanding of optometry....
30+ days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - Albuquerque, NM (14 miles from Rio Rancho, 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 (18 miles from Rio Rancho, NM)
Our location provides you the optimal opportunity to combine your entrepreneurial mindset with your passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care....
45+ days ago
Wal-Mart - 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......
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Rio Rancho, NM

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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

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Rio Rancho, 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 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%)

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