Optometrist Jobs in Slidell, 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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Doctor's Exchange of Louisiana PC - Slidell, 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 - Mandeville, LA (15 miles from Slidell, LA)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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5 days ago Doctor's Exchange of Louisiana PC
Corporate practice - Mandeville, LA (15 miles from Slidell, LA)
Whether you are looking for your first opportunity in eye care, or youre an experienced optometrist looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to welcoming you to our team!...
12 days ago
The Eye Group - Mandeville, LA (15 miles from Slidell, LA)
Practice looking to add an optometrist. High Paying and full benefits! The position is mostly routine and optometry full-scope medical environment. Work in a modern and streamlined environment....
18 days ago
Walmart - Slidell, LA
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
20 days ago
VisionWorks - Slidell, LA
Optometrist Store 217, Bull's Eye near Fremaux Town Center, Slidell, Louisiana, United States of America Req #13961 Wednesday, March 24, 2021 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services...
25 days ago
Walmart - Slidell, 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

Demographic Data for Slidell, LA

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Slidell, LA

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

$83,440

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Slidell, LA 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 Slidell, 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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