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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  • National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
  • Harrisonburg, VA
  • 1 day ago

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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Details & requirements for this opportunity: Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:30P Job Setting: Optometrist office Types of Cases: General Optometry We are able to license for this need in Virgina...

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  • AMN Healthcare
  • Woodbridge, VA
  • 2 days ago

Details & requirements for this opportunity: Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:30P Job Setting: Optometrist office Types of Cases: General Optometry We are able to license for this need in Virgina...

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  • National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
  • Madison Heights, VA
  • 1 day ago

Our location provides you with the optimal opportunity to combine an entrepreneurial mindset with your passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care....

SA3968 Optometrist - Gainesville, VA - LensCrafters

  • Luxottica Group
  • Gainesville, VA
  • 2 days ago

An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....

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Details & requirements for this opportunity: Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:30P Job Setting: Optometrist office Types of Cases: General Optometry We are able to license for this need in Virgina...

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Details & requirements for this opportunity: Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:30P Job Setting: Optometrist office Types of Cases: General Optometry We are able to license for this need in Virgina...

Optometrist

  • Conexus
  • Richmond, VA
  • 1 day ago

Eye exams are provided by a licensed optometrist in one of our inside vision lanes or on the Conexus mobile vision van, a fully converted Mercedes Sprinter....

Optometrist Medical Group

  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Stafford, VA
  • 2 days ago

Prescribes low-vision aids such as telescopic and microscopic lenses, magnifiers, and other optical devices to aid low-vision patients....

Optometrist

  • Virginia Vision Associates PC
  • Blue Ridge, VA
  • 2 days ago

primary eye care specialists....

SA3968 Optometrist

  • LensCrafters
  • Gainesville, VA
  • 12 hours ago

An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....

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  • National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
  • Newport News, VA
  • 1 day ago

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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Optometrist

  • National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
  • Roanoke, VA
  • 1 day ago

Our location provides you with the optimal opportunity to combine an entrepreneurial mindset with your passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care....

Optometrist - VA, Midlothian - 866 - Sublease

  • VisionWorks
  • Midlothian, VA
  • 1 day ago

, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Virginia, is hiring a FULL TIME Optometrist for our Midlothian location....

SA6730 Optometrist - Chesapeake, VA - Target Optical

  • Luxottica Group
  • Chesapeake, VA
  • 1 day ago

OneSight: OneSight brings across the globe vision care to people who lack access by mobilizing eye care professionals, industry experts, volunteers, and partners....

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.

$123,440

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Virginia offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (68.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.7%)
  • 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 (52.4%)
  • Less than 1 year (19.0%)
  • 1-2 years (14.3%)
  • 2-4 years (9.5%)
  • 4-6 years (4.8%)

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