Optometrist Jobs in Arkansas

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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Independent Optometrist - Walmart

  • Walmart / Sam's
  • Clarksville, AR
  • 14 hours ago

Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....

Optometrist

  • LasikPlus, LVI, TLC
  • Little Rock, AR
  • 3 days ago

We are looking for an Optometrist Leader to join our Little Rock, AR vision center....

Optometrist - Sam's

  • Walmart
  • Conway, AR
  • 30+ days ago

Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......

Optometrist - Sam's

  • Walmart
  • Fayetteville, AR
  • 30+ days ago

Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......

Optometrist

  • Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness
  • Morrilton, AR
  • 30+ days ago

Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....

TLC Optometrist - Little Rock, AR

  • LCA-Vision
  • Little Rock, AR
  • 30+ days ago

Specific qualifications for this health care role include: Doctor of Optometry (OD) degree from an accredited School of Optometry License to practice optometry in the state in which you will be practicing...

Optometrist Od

  • Myeyedr
  • Magnolia, AR
  • 30+ days ago

Our professional optometrists are championing a new path for eye care join our path!...

Optometrist Od

  • Myeyedr
  • Texarkana, AR
  • 30+ days ago

Doctor of Optometry Degree from an accredited institution required....

Optometrist - Sam's

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR
  • 45+ days ago

Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......

Optometrist (McFarland Eye Care) - Little Rock, AR

  • VSP Global
  • Little Rock, AR
  • 90+ days ago

In this role, you will practice full-scope optometry, treat and manage ocular diseases, and provide pre-and-post operative care....

Independent Optometrist - Walmart

  • Walmart / Sam's
  • Van Buren, AR
  • 90+ days ago

Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....

Independent Optometrist - Walmart

  • Walmart / Sam's
  • Benton, AR
  • 90+ days ago

Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....

Optometrist - Walmart Health

  • Wal-Mart
  • Fort Smith, AR
  • 90+ days ago

Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....

Independent Optometrist - Walmart

  • Walmart
  • Fayetteville, AR
  • 90+ days ago

Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....

Optometrist - Fort Smith CBOC

  • Veterans Health Administration
  • Fort Smith, AR
  • 90+ days ago

The Optometrist is a member of the eye care team and functions as an independent practitioner exercising initiative and judgment in day-to-day activities....

Demographic Data for Arkansas

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Arkansas

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Arkansas offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (68.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.7%)
  • Vocational Degree 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 Arkansas
  • None (52.4%)
  • Less than 1 year (19.0%)
  • 1-2 years (14.3%)
  • 2-4 years (9.5%)
  • 4-6 years (4.8%)

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