Ophthalmologist Jobs in Louisiana

Ophthalmologists are medical doctors (MDs) or doctors of osteopathic medicine (DOs) who specialize in vision and eye care. An ophthalmologist’s job description includes conducting eye exams, diagnosing and treating diseases, prescribing medications, and performing eye surgery.

The median salary for an ophthalmologist is more than $200,000, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects faster than average job growth for physicians and surgeons in general at 10%–14% through 2026.

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Ophthalmologist-Cornea Specialist

  • EyeSouth Partners
  • Metairie, LA
  • 45+ days ago
Company Overview EyeSouth Partners (EyeSouth) is an eye care physician services organization committed to partnering with leading physicians to build a premier network of eye care services in throughout...
DEPARTMENT OF OPHTHALMOLOGY Supported by the systems aggressive growth plan, Ochsner Health System - Baton Rouge and the Ophthalmology Department is seeking Board Certified/Board Eligible OPHTHALMOLOGIST...

Demographic Data for Louisiana

Moving to Louisiana? Find some basic demographic data about Louisiana below.


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Salary for Ophthalmologist Jobs Nationwide

This is the average annual salary for Ophthalmologist jobs in Louisiana as reported by the BLS.

$335,691

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Ophthalmologist positions.


Highest Education Level

Ophthalmologists in Louisiana offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (30.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (21.6%)
  • High School or GED (18.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (10.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (8.7%)
  • Master's Degree (6.8%)
  • Some College (2.6%)
  • Some High School (0.4%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Ophthalmologists in Louisiana
  • 4-6 years (35.4%)
  • None (29.5%)
  • 2-4 years (13.3%)
  • 10+ years (12.9%)
  • 1-2 years (8.9%)

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