Optometrist Jobs in Austin, TX

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 - Rhrp

  • Docs Health
  • Austin, TX
  • 6 days ago
Perform eye exams and vision tests. Perform refractions and eyeglass fittings. Detect certain eye abnormalities. Prescribe medications for certain eye diseases....

INF568 Independent Optometrist

  • Target Optical
  • Round Rock, TX (22 miles from Austin, TX)
  • 7 days ago
Great practice opportunity for an independent Doctor of Optometry....

INF568 Independent Optometrist-Round Rock, TX-Target Optical

  • Luxottica Group
  • Round Rock, TX (22 miles from Austin, TX)
  • 8 days ago
Great practice opportunity for an independent Doctor of Optometry....

Optometrist

  • Target Optical
  • Pflugerville, TX (17 miles from Austin, TX)
  • 9 days ago
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....

Optometrist

  • Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness
  • Elgin, TX (24 miles from Austin, TX)
  • 25 days ago
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....

Optometrist, Part-Time - South Congress

  • Warby Parker
  • Austin, TX
  • 30+ days ago
care provider Who you are: A Doctor of Optometry licensed in this state (new and recent grads are also welcome to apply) Excited by a fast-paced, ever-changing work environment Dedicated to making...
Austin Eye is an eye care practice focused primarily on refractive surgery such as cataract surgery with premium lenses, premium lens replacement, and LASIK....

Independent Optometrist - Walmart

  • Walmart
  • Kyle, TX (16 miles from Austin, TX)
  • 45+ days ago
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....

Independent Optometrist - Walmart

  • Wal-Mart
  • Austin, TX
  • 60+ days ago
Minimum Qualifications Doctor of Optometry (OD) from an accredited optometry school Valid state optometry license #LI-AF3 Minimum Qualifications......

Optometrist - Sams

  • Walmart / Sam's
  • Round Rock, TX (22 miles from Austin, TX)
  • 90+ days ago
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......

Optometrist - Sam's

  • Wal-Mart
  • Round Rock, TX (22 miles from Austin, TX)
  • 90+ days ago
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......

Optometrist - Pflugerville, TX - Target Optical

  • Luxottica Group
  • Pflugerville, TX (17 miles from Austin, TX)
  • 90+ days ago
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Austin, TX 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 Austin, TX
  • 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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