Optometrist Jobs in Harrisburg, SD

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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GPAC - Sioux Falls, SD (9 miles from Harrisburg, SD)
care emergencies Optometrist Position & Requirements: Doctor of Optometry (O.D.)...
10 days ago
Visions Eye Care + Therapy Center - Harrisburg, SD
Responsibilities: Perform comprehensive eye exams exceptional clinical experience Perform developmental eye exams and vision therapy Build strong relationships with patients Be a cultural ambassador...
17 days ago
Pearle Vision - Sioux Falls, SD (9 miles from Harrisburg, SD)
Pearles vision of genuine eye care....
30+ days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Sioux Falls, SD (9 miles from Harrisburg, SD)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
45+ days ago
Walmart - Sioux Falls, SD (9 miles from Harrisburg, SD)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
45+ days ago

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Optometrist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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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...

The Visual System and Concussion
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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Harrisburg, SD

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

$94,780

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Harrisburg, SD offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational Degree 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 Harrisburg, SD
  • 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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