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Ophthalmologist Salary
in Rio Rancho, New Mexico

$299,654 (USD)

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The average pay for an Ophthalmologist is $299,654 a year and $144 an hour in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States. The average salary range for an Ophthalmologist is between $199,063 and $398,737. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for an Ophthalmologist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Rio Rancho, New Mexico.

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Job Summary

  • Diagnoses and treats diseases and injuries of eyes.
  • Evaluates patient, performing examinations looking for symptoms indicative of organic or congenital ocular disorders, and determines nature and extent of injury or disorder.
  • Determines vision loss, performing various tests.
  • Prescribes and administers medications, and performs surgery if indicated.
Ophthalmologist Job Prevalence in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States

Job family: Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

Job family population: 355,460

Estimated population of Ophthalmologist jobs: 14,542

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Rio Rancho, New Mexico

Rio Rancho Cost of Living Score:

Description: Rio Rancho (Spanish: Río Rancho) is the largest city and economic hub of Sandoval County in the U.S. state of New Mexico. A small portion of the city extends into northern Bernalillo County. It is the third-largest and also one of the fastest expanding cities in New Mexico. As of the 2010 census, Rio Rancho had a population of 93,820.Rio Rancho is part of the Albuquerque Metropolitan Statistical Area....

Ophthalmologist Job Listings for Rio Rancho, New Mexico

Jun 2
Albuquerque, United States
Envision Physician Services
The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit has both conventional and high frequency vents, total body cooling, and subspecialty coverage in Cardiology, Ophthalmology and Neurology. The practice model is 5MDs/4 ...
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Locum Opportunity in Albuquerque, New Mexico Job
Apr 9
Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
TIVA HealthCare, Inc.
Backup: Cardiology, Ophthalmology, NeurologyLicense Requirement: Candidates with NM license preferred. Privileges: 90 daysAt TIVA, were passionate about helping our clinicians find their best ...
Veterinary Technician
May 2
Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
VCA Veterinary Care Animal Hospital & Referral Cen
... ophthalmologists, and 3 surgeons. We also currently have eight rotating interns as well as three specialty interns. Our hospital is AHAA certified and is a gold certified Feline Friendly Practice.
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