Optometrist Jobs in Alexandria, VA

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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National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Oxon Hill, MD (3 miles from Alexandria, VA)
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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1 day ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Upper Marlboro, MD (15 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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2 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
LensCrafters - Waldorf, MD (17 miles from Alexandria, VA)
effectively with patients the need for annual eye exams....
18 hours ago
NewView Laser Eye, Inc. - Reston, VA (18 miles from Alexandria, VA)
The day-to-day clinical duties are general eye exams; Lasik exams; Cataract and Lasik post-op exams; addressing, diagnosing, and managing Optometric and Medical conditions; the assessment and fitting...
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21 hours ago
Children's National Medical Center - Washington, DC (5 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Prescribe and fit vision aides such as contact lenses and eyeglasses....
2 days ago
Colonial Opticians - Rockville, MD (19 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Our Optometrist are comprehensive primary eye care specialist. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
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4 days ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Bowie, MD (21 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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4 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
Dr. Ted Chen, OD, PC - Falls Church, VA (5 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Your regular duties will include: Perform vision and comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Fitting contact lenses Provide pre- and...
5 days ago
Eye Care Partners - Alexandria, VA
Our team of highly trained optometrists, opticians, and technicians focus on maintaining the health and development of our patients eyes by providing the most comprehensive eye exam on the market....
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9 days ago Eye Care Partners
Confidential - Washington, DC (5 miles from Alexandria, VA)
The offices perform Fundus Photography, Autorefractions, Visual Field Testing, etc. Must have flexibility with office locations and hours. EMR system (Athena) DC license REQUIRED....
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9 days ago
eyeDocLive - Glenarden, MD (14 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Your regular duties will include: Perform Comprehensive Eye Exams Prescribe Corrective Lenses Contact Lens Fittings Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Promote healthy vision by counseling...
11 days ago
Target Optical - Wheaton, MD (15 miles from Alexandria, VA)
OneSight: OneSight brings across the globe vision care to people who lack access by mobilizing eye care professionals, industry experts, volunteers, and partners....
12 days ago
Alexandria, VA
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-...
13 days ago
AMN Healthcare - Upper Marlboro, MD (16 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Details & requirements for this opportunity: Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:30P Job Setting: Optometrist office Types of Cases: General Optometry We are able to license for this need in Maryland...
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13 days ago AMN Healthcare
AMN Healthcare - Gaithersburg, MD (23 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Details & requirements for this opportunity: Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:30P Job Setting: Optometrist office Types of Cases: General Optometry We are able to license for this need in Maryland...
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13 days ago AMN Healthcare

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Alexandria, VA

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

$131,300

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Alexandria, VA 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 Alexandria, VA
  • 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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