Optometrist Jobs in Huntington, WV

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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360care - Ashland, KY (15 miles from Huntington, WV)
Work as a team to provide comprehensive ocular disease management for geriatric patients at nursing homes in your regional area....
1 day ago
Valley Health Systems, Inc. - Huntington, WV
An additional location for optometry service is being explored. A typical patient load for optometrist building a practice would be seeing 20-25 patients per day....
12 days ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Barboursville, WV (7 miles from Huntington, WV)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
30+ days ago
VisionWorks - Barboursville, WV (7 miles from Huntington, WV)
Optometrist Store 405, Huntington Mall, Barboursville, West Virginia, United States of America Req #16987 Thursday, March 4, 2021 Visionworks, one of the leading providers of eye care services in West...
60+ days ago

Demographic Data for Huntington, WV

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Huntington, WV

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

$118,270

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Huntington, WV offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • 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 Huntington, WV
  • 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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