Optometrist Jobs in Middlesboro, KY

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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Southeast Eye Associates - Middlesboro, KY
Details Posted: April 5, 2021 Location: Middlesboro, Kentucky Show Map Type: Full Time - Entry Level Categories: Optometrist, Optometry Are you an optometrist who is looking for a place to develop professionally...
9 days ago
Barnes Vision - Middlesboro, KY
each patients specific case and medical history Prescribe medications, eyeglasses and contact lenses Advise patients on proper eye care techniques Keep updated and accurate medical records for all...
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Middlesboro, KY

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Middlesboro, KY

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in Middlesboro, KY as reported by the BLS.

$114,550

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Middlesboro, KY offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (3.8%)
  • 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 Middlesboro, KY
  • 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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