Optometrist Jobs in Sterling, 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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Colonial Opticians - Rockville, MD (14 miles from Sterling, VA)
We also offer the ability to work with Low Vision patients. One of our Optometrist is a Low Vision Specialist. This is a passion of our office for 30 years....
GPAC - Vienna, VA (13 miles from Sterling, 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-...
1 day ago
Target - Falls Church, VA (17 miles from Sterling, VA)
OneSight: OneSight brings across the globe vision care to people who lack access by mobilizing eye care professionals, industry experts, volunteers, and partners....
1 day ago
Gaithersburg, MD (16 miles from Sterling, VA)
diseases, emergency eye care, specialty contact lenses, and surgical co-management for laser eye surgery....
1 day ago
Alexandria, VA (23 miles from Sterling, 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....
20 hours ago
GPAC - Arlington, VA (19 miles from Sterling, VA)
You'll be providing comprehensive optometric chronic care management of patients, diagnosing and treating ocular diseases, performing optical responsibilities, pre-op, post-ops, co-management, etc....
2 days ago
Gainesville, VA (17 miles from Sterling, VA)
care, specialty contact lenses, and additional services for special populations....
1 day ago
Loudoun Eye Associates - Ashburn, VA (3 miles from Sterling, VA)
We are looking for a talented and friendly optometrist to join our growing team....
GPAC - Washington, DC (22 miles from Sterling, VA)
You'll be providing comprehensive optometric chronic care management of patients, diagnosing and treating ocular diseases, performing optical responsibilities, pre-op, post-ops, co-management, etc....
2 days ago
VSP Global - Gainesville, VA (17 miles from Sterling, VA)
care, specialty contact lenses, and additional services for special populations....
4 days ago
LensCrafters - Fairfax, VA (8 miles from Sterling, VA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
5 days ago
Providence Opticians, Inc. - Washington, DC (23 miles from Sterling, VA)
We are looking for an Optometrist to perform eye tests and provide excellent eye care to our patients....
LasikPlus, LVI, TLC - Alexandria, VA (23 miles from Sterling, VA)
We are looking for an Optometrist Leader to join our Alexandria, VA vision center....
6 days ago
Visionworks - Washington, DC (22 miles from Sterling, VA)
We practice comprehensive primary care including contact lens fittings, and we have state of the art equipment including Optos, retinal cameras, and OCT....
7 days ago
LensCrafters - Arlington, VA (19 miles from Sterling, VA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
7 days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Sterling, VA

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

$131,300

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Sterling, VA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.6%)
  • 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 Sterling, 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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