Optometrist Jobs in Waco, 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 Vision Associates - Waco, TX
Are you an optometrist looking for supplemental income? Texas Vision Associates is looking for an optometrist interested in picking up extra days for its office in Waco, TX!...
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13 hours ago Texas Vision Associates
Corporate practice - Waco, 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!...
10 hours ago
Target Optical - Waco, TX
Great practice opportunity for an independent Doctor of Optometry....
16 days ago
The Luxottica Group - Waco, TX
Great practice opportunity for an independent Doctor of Optometry....
17 days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - West, TX (15 miles from Waco, TX)
Texas Eye and Vision Associates is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Houston, TX office...
30+ days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - Waco, TX
Are you an optometrist looking for supplemental income? Texas Vision Associates is looking for an optometrist interested in picking up extra days for its office in Waco, TX!...
45+ days ago
US Vision - Waco, TX
All of our advertising includes focus on eye exams and our independent doctors of optometry. Host Store Impact: We have nurtured relationships with leading department store retailers....
45+ days ago
Walmart - Waco, TX
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
60+ days ago
Walmart - Hewitt, TX (7 miles from Waco, TX)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
60+ days ago

Demographic Data for Waco, TX

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Optometry Skills for Success
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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 Waco, TX

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

$123,930

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Waco, TX 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 Waco, 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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