Optometrist Jobs in Arlington, WA

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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Grandview Optometry - Marysville, WA (14 miles from Arlington, WA)
Our office is looking for an associate optometrist to work 4 days per week : Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays....
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3 days ago Grandview Optometry
Kaiser Permanente - Washington Permanente Medical Group - Everett, WA (17 miles from Arlington, WA)
Summary Kaiser Permanente-Washington Permanente Medical Group is seeking a Part Time Hourly Locum Optometrist to join our Everett Medical Center team in Everett, Washington....
30+ days ago
Walmart - Arlington, WA
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Arlington, WA

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Optometrist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

How We See the World: Visual Function and Eye Health
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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...

The Visual System and Concussion
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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Arlington, WA

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

$113,750

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Arlington, WA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • 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 Arlington, WA
  • 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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