Optometrist Jobs in Nashville, TN

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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Optometrist

  • Nashville Regional Eye Care PC
  • Hermitage, TN (10 miles from Nashville, TN)
  • 8 hours ago
We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

Optometrist

  • Corporate practice
  • Smyrna, TN (20 miles from Nashville, TN)
  • 2 days ago
Why Youll Love This Opportunity: Environment Do what you love - We empower our doctors to provide personalized, comprehensive eye exams and to manage a variety of anterior and posterior ocular diseases...

Optometrist

  • Nashville Regional Eye Care
  • Nashville, TN
  • 8 hours ago
We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

Optometrist

  • Corporate practice
  • Hendersonville, TN (15 miles from Nashville, TN)
  • 2 days ago
Why Youll Love This Opportunity: Environment Do what you love - We empower our doctors to provide personalized, comprehensive eye exams and to manage a variety of anterior and posterior ocular diseases...

Optometrist

  • Anthony V. Perry O.D. & Associates
  • Madison, TN (7 miles from Nashville, TN)
  • 3 days ago
We are looking for a talented and qualified Optometrist to join our growing practice....

Optometrist

  • Nashville Regional Eye Care PC
  • Hendersonville, TN (15 miles from Nashville, TN)
  • 4 days ago
We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

Optometrist

  • Nashville Regional Eye Care PC
  • Smyrna, TN (20 miles from Nashville, TN)
  • 4 days ago
We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

Optometrist- Part-Time

  • Aria Care Partners
  • Nashville, TN
  • 9 days ago
Diagnose and treat ocular disease. Prescribe, fit, and adjust eyeglasses. Recommend appropriate patient follow-up and care options....

Optometrist - Madison, TN - Pearle Vision

  • Luxottica
  • Nashville, TN
  • 9 days ago
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....

Optometrist

  • SEE Eyewear
  • Nashville, TN
  • 18 days ago
401k with match PTO SEE Perk Pack which includes complementary eyewear and eye exam HSA & FSA programs...

Optometrist

  • Target Optical
  • Smyrna, TN (20 miles from Nashville, TN)
  • 23 days ago
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....

Optometrist

  • Pearle Vision
  • Madison, TN (7 miles from Nashville, TN)
  • 30+ days ago
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....

Optometrist - Madison, TN - Pearle Vision

  • Luxottica Group
  • Madison, TN (7 miles from Nashville, TN)
  • 30+ days ago
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....

Optometrist (Eyecare Plus) - Nashville, TN

  • VSP Global
  • Nashville, TN
  • 45+ days ago
Offering primary eye care for pediatrics to geriatrics, Eyecare Plus takes a holistic approach to comprehensive eye exams to identify vision issues in their earliest stage....

Optometrist (Eye Care Center of TN) - Nolensville, TN

  • VSP Global
  • Nashville, TN
  • 45+ days ago
The Eye Care Center of TN, located in Nolensville, is actively recruiting an Optometrist to join their team....

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Nashville, TN

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Nashville, TN offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (68.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.6%)
  • 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 Nashville, TN
  • None (52.4%)
  • Less than 1 year (19.0%)
  • 1-2 years (14.3%)
  • 2-4 years (9.5%)
  • 4-6 years (4.8%)

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