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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas


Annual Earnings
National 36,430 1.0 $106,140Explore the national job market for Optometrists

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top job markets for Optometrists ranked by
concentration (left) and median earnings (right):

Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Oklahoma City, OK 2.3
Pittsburgh, PA 1.8
Chicago Metro Area 1.8
Denver, CO 1.8
Kansas City, MO 1.7
Metro Area Median Earnings
Charlotte, NC $142,010
Denver, CO $136,120
Phoenix, AZ $129,780
Salt Lake City, UT $128,090
Rochester, NY $128,060

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Melbourne, FL 2.6
Deltona, FL 1.8
Wichita, KS 1.7
Fayetteville, AR 1.6
Lancaster, PA 1.6
Metro Area Median Earnings
Melbourne, FL $168,360
Worcester, MA $142,280
Boise, ID $130,550
Albany, NY $126,690
Spokane, WA $124,940

Metro areas with populations of 200,000 to 500,000

Metro Area Location Quotient
Charlottesville, VA 2.9
Kalamazoo, MI 2.5
Flint, MI 2.4
Springfield, IL 2.4
Prescott, AZ 2.2
Metro Area Median Earnings
Columbus, GA $197,920
Anchorage, AK $178,240
Boulder, CO $141,620
Burlington, VT $137,640
Topeka, KS $129,590

National - Job Listings

Perspecta - Chantilly,VA
ResponsibilitiesProvide System Engineering and Technical Assistance (SETA) to identify, develop, analyze, evaluate, mature and transition technologies... Full Description

Montgomery Village Eye Center - Gaithersburg,MD
We are seeking an Optometric Assistant to become a part of our private optometric office team! You will perform routine administrative and clinical ta... Full Description

Ashburn Vision Source - Ashburn,VA
We have an immediate opening for a full-time Optician/Optical Stylist. This requires knowledge of the latest advancements in optical technology, anti-... Full Description

MyEyeDr - Vienna,VA
Additionally, the Eyewear Consultant fits, measures and adjusts eyeglasses under the direct supervision of an optician or optometrist to exceed the pa... Full Description

Apex Systems - Herndon,VA
Job Summary. The Operations Tech II Federal ISP is a member of a highly-skilled technical team working on complex network system equipment, and instal... Full Description

BAE Systems - Manassas,VA
BAE Systems is looking for a Technical Director to set the technology vision for our growing Free Space Optical Communications portfolio.... Full Description

National Vision - Falls Church,VA
(NVI) is one of the largest optical retailers in the United States. ... We are looking for a Licensed Optician to join our growing team.... Full Description

Engility - Chantilly,VA
SMSG has an opening for an Optical Engineer to provide systems engineering and technical advisory services to a Government Intelligence Community (IC)... Full Description

Niale Siri Optical Care, LLC - Arlington,VA
Come join our amazing team at Niale Siri Optical care, where we specialize in mobile Optometry. We are currently in search of part-time and full-time ... Full Description

VisionWorks - Washington,DC
Overview: Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Pennsylvania, has exciting professional opportunities for Licensed Optomet... Full Description

Job Openings

Perspecta - Chantilly,VA
Montgomery Village Eye Center - Gaithersburg,MD
Ashburn Vision Source - Ashburn,VA
MyEyeDr - Vienna,VA
Apex Systems - Herndon,VA
BAE Systems - Manassas,VA