Optometrist Jobs in Texas

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
Walmart - El Paso, TX
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
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Walmart - Brownsville, TX
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
1 day ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Lubbock, TX
Treat eye condition by prescribing and adapting spectacle lenses, contact lenses, optical aids, as well low vision rehabilitation....
1 day ago
Walmart - Mission, TX
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
19 hours ago
Warby Parker - San Antonio, TX
What youll do: Perform excellent comprehensive eye exams in accordance with the companys protocol and standards of care Provide a great eye exam experience and communicate eye health, eyewear, and prescription...
2 days ago
Texas Eye and Vision Associates PA - Cypress, 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
Looking for an Optometrist who is committed to comprehensive patient care for my office, Vision Source Copperfield....
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Pearle Vision - Dallas, TX
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
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Warby Parker - Addison, TX
What youll do: Perform excellent comprehensive eye exams in accordance with the companys protocol and standards of care Provide a great eye exam experience and communicate eye health, eyewear, and prescription...
2 days ago
Warby Parker - Dallas, TX
What youll do: Perform excellent comprehensive eye exams in accordance with the companys protocol and standards of care Provide a great eye exam experience and communicate eye health, eyewear, and prescription...
2 days ago
Walmart - Laredo, TX
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
1 day ago
Confidential - Dallas, TX
Optometry clinic seeking contract optometrists $600.00 per day. Doctors can schedule to work 1-10 days per month....
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Walmart - San Marcos, TX
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
18 hours ago
Walmart - Donna, TX
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
18 hours ago

Demographic Data for Texas

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Texas

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

$123,930

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Texas 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 Texas
  • 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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