Optometrist Jobs in Akron, OH

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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Ets Vision - Canton, OH (18 miles from Akron, OH)
Full time Optometrist- Optometry practice available Company: ETS Vision Location: Akron Posted on: November 23, 2020 Job Description: Established private Optometry practice located in the Canton, OH...
13 hours ago
Visionworks - Akron, OH
Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Ohio, is hiring a full time Optometrist in our Akron location. This position will be an independent contracting practice....
4 days ago
Buckeye State Optometry Associates - Akron, OH
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our AKRON, OH office....
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10 days ago Buckeye State Optometry Associates
Lasik Plus - Independence, OH (24 miles from Akron, OH)
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...
29 days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - Akron, OH
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our AKRON, OH office....
30+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Akron, OH

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

$127,270

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Akron, OH 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 Akron, OH
  • 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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