Optometrist Jobs in Suffolk, 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 - Newport News, VA (12 miles from Suffolk, 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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2 days ago National Vision - Select Walmart Locations
Best Vision - Norfolk, VA (15 miles from Suffolk, 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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5 days ago Best Vision
Best Vision - Newport News, VA (12 miles from Suffolk, 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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9 days ago Best Vision
National Vision - Select Walmart Locations - Norfolk, VA (15 miles from Suffolk, 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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13 days ago National Vision - Select Walmart Locations
National Vision - Select Walmart Locations - Suffolk, 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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13 days ago National Vision - Select Walmart Locations
National Vision - Select Walmart Locations - Hampton, VA (11 miles from Suffolk, 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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13 days ago National Vision - Select Walmart Locations
Target Optical - Newport News, VA (12 miles from Suffolk, VA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
20 days ago
Luxottica Group - Newport News, VA (12 miles from Suffolk, VA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
20 days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - Hampton, VA (11 miles from Suffolk, 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 (15 miles from Suffolk, 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
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 (12 miles from Suffolk, 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 (12 miles from Suffolk, 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....
45+ days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - Norfolk, VA (15 miles from Suffolk, 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....
45+ days ago
Walmart - Chesapeake, VA (21 miles from Suffolk, VA)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
60+ days ago

Demographic Data for Suffolk, VA

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Yoga and Vision Improvement
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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Suffolk, VA

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

$136,490

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Suffolk, VA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (66.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.5%)
  • 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 Suffolk, 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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