Optometrist Jobs in Belle Chasse, LA

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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Doctors Exchange of Louisiana - New Orleans, LA (15 miles from Belle Chasse, LA)
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our New Orleans, LA office....
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8 days ago Doctors Exchange of Louisiana
Doctors Exchange of Louisiana - Marrero, LA (9 miles from Belle Chasse, LA)
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for multiple offices in the Marrero, LA area....
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8 days ago Doctors Exchange of Louisiana
The Eye Group - New Orleans, LA (15 miles from Belle Chasse, LA)
Join an amazing optometry practice with a great reputation and amazing staff. High Paying and full benefits! The position is mostly routine and optometry full-scope medical environment....
15 days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - New Orleans, LA (15 miles from Belle Chasse, LA)
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our New Orleans, LA office....
30+ days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - Marrero, LA (9 miles from Belle Chasse, LA)
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for multiple offices in the Marrero, LA area....
30+ days ago
Walmart / Sam's - New Orleans, LA (15 miles from Belle Chasse, LA)
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
30+ days ago
Department of Defense - Belle Chasse, LA
Supervisory status No Promotion Potential None Job family (Series) 0662 Optometrist Similar jobs Doctors Of Optometry Optometrists Optometry, Doctors Of Requirements Help Requirements Conditions of...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Belle Chasse, LA

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in Belle Chasse, LA as reported by the BLS.

$83,440

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Belle Chasse, LA 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 Belle Chasse, LA
  • 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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