Optometrist Jobs in Virginia

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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Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Henrico, VA
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
6 hours ago
VSP Global - Newport News, VA
Are you a well-rounded Optometrist with a current and valid Virginia Optometry license?...
6 hours ago
Luxottica Group - Woodbridge, VA
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
1 day ago
Dilzer Eye Care Associates - Purcellville, VA
Details Posted: February 20, 2021 Location: Purcellville, Virginia Show Map Type: Full Time - Entry Level Categories: Optometrist, Optometry Required Education: Doctorate Dilzer Eye Care is seeking...
1 day ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Roanoke, VA
Our location provides you with the optimal opportunity to combine an entrepreneurial mindset with your passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care....
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Target Optical - Newport News, VA
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
6 hours ago
Target Optical - Leesburg, VA
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
2 days ago
LensCrafters - Glen Allen, VA
OneSight: OneSight brings across the globe vision care to people who lack access by mobilizing eye care professionals, industry experts, volunteers, and partners....
3 days ago
Confidential - Fredericksburg, VA
Eye exams, contact lens exams, disease management; including cataract, refractive, diabetic and glaucoma patients are included in this already established schedule....
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3 days ago Confidential
The Eye Group - Blacksburg, VA
We exclusively recruit for optometry and ophthalmology practices at no cost to those seeking a job. All inquiries are strictly confidential....
4 days ago
Kaiser Permanente - McLean, VA
Prescribes low-vision aids such as telescopic and microscopic lenses, magnifiers, and other optical devices to aid low-vision patients....
4 days ago
Eye to Eye Careers - Chilhowie, VA
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Ch ilhowie, VA to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
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Eye to Eye Careers - Dublin, VA
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Dublin, VA to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
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Eye to Eye Careers - Stuart, VA
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Stuart, VA to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
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Eye to Eye Careers - Arlington, VA
Job Description: On the road Optometrist needed to drive the streets of Arlington, Virginia to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
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Demographic Data for Virginia

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Virginia

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in Virginia as reported by the BLS.

$129,010

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Virginia 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 Virginia
  • 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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