Optometrist Jobs in Tennessee

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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Eyecare Plus PC - Nashville, TN
We are looking for a medically minded optometrist to work with our great group of Optometric physicians in the Nashville TN area. Primary eye care is our focus....
2 days ago
Nashville Regional Eye Care - Jackson, TN
Are you an optometrist looking for supplemental income? Nashville Regional Eye Care is looking for an optometrist interested in picking up extra days for its office in Jackson, TN!...
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19 hours ago Nashville Regional Eye Care
AEG Vision - Nashville, TN
The optometrist will conduct eye exams for Acuity Eyecare group and strive to practice to the full capacity of their license....
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1 day ago
Corporate practice - Knoxville, TN
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 to our team!...
2 days ago
Nashville Regional Eye Care - Knoxville, TN
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 KNOXVILLE, TN office....
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3 days ago Nashville Regional Eye Care
Nashville Regional Eye Care - Kingsport, TN
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 KINGSPORT, TN office....
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4 days ago Nashville Regional Eye Care
Source Advantage - Johnson City, TN 37601, TN
We partnering with a busy, well established practice located in Johnson City, TN and are looking for TWO Optometrists to perform eye tests and provide excellent eye care to our patients....
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5 days ago
Vision Precision Holdings - Knoxville, TN
with a passion for delivering exceptional eye care, then our partner Stanton Optical is the place for you.Learn about current and future career opportunities....
6 days ago
MTEA - Cookeville, TN
Private high volume medical and refractive practice. Looking for a full time or part time optometrist. Would be able to walk into a running clinic. Full high end independent optical....
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6 days ago
Target Optical - Memphis, TN
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
11 days ago
LensCrafters - Murfreesboro, TN
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
11 days ago
Pearle Vision - Collierville, TN
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
12 days ago
Nashville Regional Eye Care - Cookeville, TN
Nashville Regional Eye Care is looking for an optometrist interested in picking up extra days for its office in COOKEVILLE, TN!...
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12 days ago Nashville Regional Eye Care
Physicians Eyecare Group - Knoxville, TN
in the United States by having passed Parts I, II and III of the National Board Exam Relevant Skills Eye Exams Contact Lens Refraction Apply now!...
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12 days ago Physicians Eyecare Group
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Sweetwater, TN
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
12 days ago

Demographic Data for Tennessee

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Optometrist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optometry Skills for Success
For optometry students, pre-registration and novice optometrists (and those returning to work), junior eye doctors, dispensing opticians and orthoptists preparing for refraction exams, contact...

Diploma in Optometry
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Yoga and Vision Improvement
Created by Behavioral Optometrist Dr. Marc Grossman, O.D., L.Ac., and yoga teacher Daniel Orlansky, Yoga & Vision Improvement brings together the best of eastern and western mind/body methods...

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Tennessee

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in Tennessee as reported by the BLS.

$115,960

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Tennessee 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 Tennessee
  • 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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