Optometrist Jobs in Houston, 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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Texas Eye and Vision Associates PA - Houston, TX
Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
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2 days ago Texas Eye and Vision Associates PA
Texas Eye and Vision Associates PA - Cypress, TX (24 miles from Houston, TX)
Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
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2 days ago Texas Eye and Vision Associates PA
Vision Source Copperfield - Houston, TX (20 miles from Houston, TX)
Looking for an Optometrist who is committed to comprehensive patient care for my office, Vision Source Copperfield....
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3 hours ago Vision Source Copperfield
Texas Eye and Vision Associates PA - Houston, TX
Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
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10 days ago Texas Eye and Vision Associates PA
Texas Eye and Vision Associates PA - Sugar Land, TX (18 miles from Houston, TX)
Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
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10 days ago Texas Eye and Vision Associates PA
Texas Eye and Vision Associates PA - Houston, TX
Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
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11 days ago Texas Eye and Vision Associates PA
Barton Associates - Houston, TX
A clinic is looking for an optometrist to begin coverage in late November. Hours include 8a - 5p from Mondays - Fridays....
11 days ago
Pediatric Eye Clinic PC - Houston, TX (7 miles from Houston, TX)
Your role will be assisting the doctor, helping patients with contact lenses, as well as making appointments, and using OfficeMate system....
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12 days ago
LensCrafters - Friendswood, TX (19 miles from Houston, TX)
At LensCrafters, we feel the world deserves a thoughtful and caring partner who understands that true vision care is a synergy of trusted eye care and exceptional eyewear....
12 days ago
Target Optical - Houston, TX
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
19 days ago
Luxottica Group - Houston, TX
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
20 days ago
Corporate practice - Houston, TX
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!...
24 days ago
Robert Cizik Eye Clinic - Houston, TX
and contact lens fitting, screening and triaging patients with medical issues, assisting in management of patients with glaucoma and diabetic eye disease evaluations....
26 days ago
Texas State Optical - Houston, TX
If you feel you are the optometrist we are looking for, please contact us at .......
26 days ago
UTHealth - Houston, TX
and contact lens fitting, screening and triaging patients with medical issues, assisting in management of patients with glaucoma and diabetic eye disease evaluations....
29 days ago

Demographic Data for Houston, TX

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Houston, TX

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

$115,040

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Houston, TX offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.7%)
  • 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 Houston, TX
  • 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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