Optometrist Jobs in Newport News, 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 - Select Walmart Locations - Norfolk, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
National Vision wants you a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills to join our Doctor of Optometry Network as a sublease owner....
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National Vision - Select Walmart Locations - Suffolk, VA (12 miles from Newport News, VA)
National Vision wants you a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills to join our Doctor of Optometry Network as a sublease owner....
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National Vision - Select Walmart Locations - Hampton, VA (3 miles from Newport News, VA)
National Vision wants you a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills to join our Doctor of Optometry Network as a sublease owner....
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National Vision - Select Walmart Locations - Newport News, VA
National Vision wants you a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills to join our Doctor of Optometry Network as a sublease owner....
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6 days ago National Vision - Select Walmart Locations
Best Vision - Williamsburg, VA (19 miles from Newport News, VA)
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Williamsburg, VA office....
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7 days ago Best Vision
Best Vision - Norfolk, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Norfolk, VA office....
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9 days ago Best Vision
Best Vision - Newport News, VA
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Newport News, VA office....
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13 days ago Best Vision
Target Optical - Newport News, VA
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
24 days ago
Luxottica Group - Newport News, VA
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
25 days ago
Corporate practice - Williamsburg, VA (19 miles from Newport News, VA)
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!...
29 days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - Williamsburg, VA (19 miles from Newport News, VA)
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Williamsburg, VA office....
30+ days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - Hampton, VA (3 miles from Newport News, VA)
National Vision wants you a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills to join our Doctor of Optometry Network as a sublease owner....
30+ days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - Norfolk, VA (17 miles from Newport News, VA)
National Vision wants you a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills to join our Doctor of Optometry Network as a sublease owner....
30+ days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - Suffolk, VA (12 miles from Newport News, VA)
National Vision wants you a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills to join our Doctor of Optometry Network as a sublease owner....
30+ days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - Newport News, VA
National Vision wants you a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills to join our Doctor of Optometry Network as a sublease owner....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Newport News, VA

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Optometrist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optometry Skills for Success
For optometry students, pre-registration and novice optometrists (and those returning to work), junior eye doctors, dispensing opticians and orthoptists preparing for refraction exams, contact...

Diploma in Optometry
Optometry is a health care profession that involves examining the eyes and applicable visual systems for defects or abnormalities as well as the correction of refractive error with glasses or...

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 Newport News, VA

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

$136,490

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Newport News, VA 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 Newport News, 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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