Optometrist Jobs in Chesapeake, 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.

Search Optometrist Jobs

1-15 of 19 Jobs
Riverside Health System - Hampton, VA (22 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
The services required will range from the traditional routine exams and contact lenses, to anterior segment, retina, glaucoma, and emergency work-ins....
7 days ago
Best Vision - Suffolk, VA (21 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
Direct Apply

8 days ago Best Vision
Best Vision - Norfolk, VA (7 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
Direct Apply

8 days ago Best Vision
Walmart - Norfolk, VA (7 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
8 days ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Norfolk, VA (7 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
Our location provides you with the optimal opportunity to combine an entrepreneurial mindset with your passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care....
Direct Apply

11 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Suffolk, VA (21 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
Our location provides you with the optimal opportunity to combine an entrepreneurial mindset with your passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care....
Direct Apply

11 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
Luxottica - Virginia Beach, VA (13 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
17 days ago
Luxottica Group - Virginia Beach, VA (13 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
20 days ago
VisionWorks - Norfolk, VA (7 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
Optometrist Store 1338, Macarthur Center, Norfolk, Virginia, United States of America Req #15574 Wednesday, March 24, 2021 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Virginia,...
28 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Chesapeake, VA
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
30+ days ago
LensCrafters - Hampton, VA (22 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
OneSight: OneSight brings across the globe vision care to people who lack access by mobilizing eye care professionals, industry experts, volunteers, and partners....
30+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Hampton, VA (22 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
30+ days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Virginia Beach, VA (13 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
30+ days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Norfolk, VA (7 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
30+ days ago
Walmart - Portsmouth, VA (9 miles from Chesapeake, VA)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Chesapeake, VA

Moving to Chesapeake, VA? Find some basic demographic data about Chesapeake, VA below.


222,272
5,361
Large

Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job title

Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Chesapeake, VA

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

$136,490

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Optometrist positions

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Chesapeake, VA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (3.8%)
  • 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 Chesapeake, VA
  • None (59.1%)
  • 1-2 years (13.6%)
  • 2-4 years (13.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (9.1%)
  • 10+ years (4.5%)

Optometrist Related Career Advice Articles

How Much Do Optometrists Make?

How much do optometrists make? Find out what the average eye doctor salary is and which states offer the most in optometrist pay.


Top 5 Cities for Optometrist Pay

What are the best cities for optometrist pay? Which locations offer the highest optometrist salary? Read this list to find out.


Challenges & Opportunities for the Hospital Optometrist

Find out how the expansion of optometric services in hospitals is impacting the number of optometrists pursuing and attaining hospital privileges.