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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Walmart - Blytheville, AR
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
2 days ago
Walmart - Bentonville, AR
As an Optometrist Recruiter you will: Be part of a team responsible for hiring Optometrists Be part of a talented Walmart global team as you develop and innovate recruiting strategies Use your healthcare...
5 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Little Rock, AR
Director and the Director over WMH Dental, Optometry & Audiology in various compliance initiatives and activities specific to the dental and/or optometry service line....
8 days ago
LensCrafters - Little Rock, AR
Great practice opportunity for an independent Doctor of Optometry....
10 days ago
The Eye Group - Fulton, AR
Amazing opportunity to join an established optometry practice. Primarily routine but they do a fair amount of medical optometry as well....
12 days ago
MyEyeDr. Optometry - Mena, AR
Our practice is part of the MyEyeDr community, specializing in full-scope optometry and vision management....
13 days ago
The Eye Group - Judsonia, AR
This family friendly group practice prioritizes patient care and is looking for an optometrist who is going to embrace the community feel of the practice....
13 days ago
MyEyeDr - Arkadelphia, AR
As an optometrist in our practice, you will be expected to: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Build strong doctor-patient...
14 days ago
Walmart - Fayetteville, AR
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
15 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Cabot, AR
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
18 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Lowell, AR
As an Optometrist Recruiter you will: Be part of a team responsible for hiring Optometrists Be part of a talented Walmart global team as you develop and innovate recruiting strategies Use your healthcare...
19 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Farmington, AR
As an Optometrist Recruiter you will: Be part of a team responsible for hiring Optometrists Be part of a talented Walmart global team as you develop and innovate recruiting strategies Use your healthcare...
19 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - El Dorado, AR
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
19 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Siloam Springs, AR
As an Optometrist Recruiter you will: Be part of a team responsible for hiring Optometrists Be part of a talented Walmart global team as you develop and innovate recruiting strategies Use your healthcare...
19 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Fayetteville, AR
As an Optometrist Recruiter you will: Be part of a team responsible for hiring Optometrists Be part of a talented Walmart global team as you develop and innovate recruiting strategies Use your healthcare...
19 days ago

Demographic Data for Arkansas

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Optometrist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optometry Skills for Success
For optometry students, pre-registration and novice optometrists (and those returning to work), junior eye doctors, dispensing opticians and orthoptists preparing for refraction exams, contact...

Diploma in Optometry
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Yoga and Vision Improvement
Created by Behavioral Optometrist Dr. Marc Grossman, O.D., L.Ac., and yoga teacher Daniel Orlansky, Yoga & Vision Improvement brings together the best of eastern and western mind/body methods...

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Arkansas

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in Arkansas as reported by the BLS.

$95,500

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Arkansas offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (66.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.6%)
  • High School or GED (8.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (4.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (2.7%)
  • 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 (59.1%)
  • 1-2 years (13.6%)
  • 2-4 years (13.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (9.1%)
  • 10+ years (4.5%)

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