Optometrist Jobs in Dayton, 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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Eye to Eye Careers - Dayton, OH
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Dayton, OH to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
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3 days ago Eye to Eye Careers
Dayton Children's Hospital - Dayton, OH
Job Details: Dayton Childrens Hospital seeks a pediatric optometrist to join our expanding service....
7 days ago
The Eye Group - Dayton, OH
We exclusively recruit for optometry and ophthalmology practices at no cost to those seeking a job. All inquiries are strictly confidential....
26 days ago

Demographic Data for Dayton, OH

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Dayton, OH

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

$132,400

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Dayton, OH 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 Dayton, 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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