Optometrist Jobs in Gig Harbor, 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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National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Lacey, WA (24 miles from Gig Harbor, WA)
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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2 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
Puget Sound Eye Care - Seattle, WA (24 miles from Gig Harbor, WA)
Internal Number: 1 Create a Job Alert for Similar Jobs About Puget Sound Eye Care Puget Sound Eye Care is a two location practice in Seattle and Bellevue, Washington....
14 hours ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - McChord AFB, WA (20 miles from Gig Harbor, WA)
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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3 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
VSP Global - University Place, WA (15 miles from Gig Harbor, WA)
You'll work 32 to 40 hours a week and provide a variety of optometric services: conduct eye exams using optometric equipment and general diagnostic interpretations; diagnose and treat ocular diseases...
4 days ago
VSP Global - University Place, WA (15 miles from Gig Harbor, WA)
You'll work 32 to 40 hours a week and provide a variety of optometric services: conduct eye exams using optometric equipment and general diagnostic interpretations; diagnose and treat ocular diseases...
4 days ago
Doctor's Exchange of Washington PC - Silverdale, WA (24 miles from Gig Harbor, WA)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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6 days ago Doctor's Exchange of Washington PC
National Vision - Silverdale, WA (20 miles from Gig Harbor, WA)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
6 days ago
Corporate Practice - Tacoma, WA (15 miles from Gig Harbor, WA)
Whether you are looking for your first opportunity in eye care, or youre an experienced optometrist looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to welcoming you!...
9 days ago
Wal-Mart - Federal Way, WA (21 miles from Gig Harbor, WA)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
12 days ago
Wal-Mart - Bremerton, WA (15 miles from Gig Harbor, WA)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
13 days ago
Pacific Medical Centers - Renton, WA (24 miles from Gig Harbor, WA)
Other services available at Renton include a cardiovascular laboratory, physical therapy, eye care, x-ray, on-site laboratory, pharmacy and interpreter services....
16 days ago
Target Optical - Gig Harbor, WA
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
21 days ago
The Eye Group - Tacoma, WA (15 miles from Gig Harbor, WA)
Incredible opportunity to become an essential member of this friendly and cohesive eye care team....
24 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Lakewood, WA (15 miles from Gig Harbor, WA)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
25 days ago
The Eye Group - Seattle, WA (24 miles from Gig Harbor, WA)
We exclusively recruit for optometry and ophthalmology practices at no cost to those seeking a job. All inquiries are strictly confidential....
27 days ago

Demographic Data for Gig Harbor, WA

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Gig Harbor, WA

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

$113,750

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Gig Harbor, 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 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 Gig Harbor, 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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