Optometrist Jobs in Kenner, 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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Luxottica Group - Metairie, LA (5 miles from Kenner, LA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
3 days ago
Aria Care Partners - New Orleans, LA (10 miles from Kenner, LA)
Diagnose and treat ocular disease. Prescribe, fit, and adjust eyeglasses. Recommend appropriate patient follow-up and care options....
1 hour ago
Luxottica Group - Metairie, LA (5 miles from Kenner, LA)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
3 days ago
Luxottica Group - Metairie, LA (5 miles from Kenner, LA)
At LensCrafters, we feel the world deserves a thoughtful and caring partner who understands that true vision care is a synergy of trusted eye care and exceptional eyewear....
3 days ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Metairie, LA (5 miles from Kenner, LA)
At LensCrafters, we feel the world deserves a thoughtful and caring partner who understands that true vision care is a synergy of trusted eye care and exceptional eyewear....
23 hours ago
Doctor's Exchange of Louisiana PC - New Orleans, LA (10 miles from Kenner, LA)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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4 days ago Doctor's Exchange of Louisiana PC
Doctor's Exchange of Louisiana PC - Marrero, LA (13 miles from Kenner, LA)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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6 days ago Doctor's Exchange of Louisiana PC
Barton Associates - Harvey, LA (13 miles from Kenner, LA)
Optometrists are in high demand! Our client, a facility in LA, is looking for an optometrist to provide locum tenens coverage beginning in May....
23 days ago
KREWE - New Orleans, LA (10 miles from Kenner, LA)
Optometrist - Part-Time - Corporate Practice - New Orleans, LA Calling all conceptual thinkers, team players, and eyewear aficionados KREWE is looking for an Optometrist to join our New Orleans-based...
25 days ago
The Eye Group - New Orleans, LA (10 miles from Kenner, 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....
30+ days ago
Walmart - Harahan, LA (3 miles from Kenner, LA)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
30+ days ago
Walmart - Harvey, LA (13 miles from Kenner, 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
Walmart - Harvey, LA (13 miles from Kenner, LA)
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
90+ days ago
Walmart - Kenner, LA
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
90+ days ago
VisionWorks - Metairie, LA (5 miles from Kenner, LA)
Optometrist Store 210, Pontchartrain Place, Metairie, Louisiana, United States of America Req #15820 Monday, January 4, 2021 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in Louisiana...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Kenner, LA

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

$83,440

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Kenner, LA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational 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 Kenner, 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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