iHireOptometry is dedicated to sourcing jobs in the eye-care industry and helping employers in the optometry sector find talented candidates. This encompasses positions for ophthalmologists, opticians, optometrists, sales personnel (ex: ophthalmic medical devices, ophthalmic pharmaceuticals, optical), technicians (ex: optometric, ophthalmic), medical assistants, office staff (ex: medical receptionists, managers), and optical branch managers.
This field will continue to grow as the general population ages and the prevalence of medical eye conditions rises. The employment outlook for this group projects 24% and 27% increases between 2014 and 2024 for opticians and optometrists, respectively. States with the highest concentrations of optometry opportunities include Delaware and Hawaii.