Career information and college search tools for optometrists and those interested in pursuing careers in related fields.
Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for Optometrists
Listed below are the 10 largest metro areas based on the total number of people employed in Optometrists jobs , as of 2016
Annual Mean Salary
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach
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Total employment and salary for professions similar to optometrists
Total Number of People Employed
Career Stories (Job Profiles) for Optometrists
To find out more about building a career as Optometrists, we spoke with professionals in the field across a variety of specialties. Learn about their experiences on the job, the steps they took to complete their education, and what it takes to excel in this industry. Click the link to see a story.
Source : 2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov
Most Popular Industries for Optometrists
These industries represent at least 1% of the total number of people employed in this occupation.
Annual Median Salary
Selected Schools for Optometrists
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Fremont College traces its roots to Platt College’s founding in St. Joseph, Missouri, in 1879, and the Southern California branch campus was established in 1986. The most significant evolution of the College started when its third CEO, Dr. Sabrina Kay, assumed leadership in 2007. Fremont College became an innovative center adopting the framework of Work-Based Learning Leadership at the Wharton School and Dr. Kay’s thesis on improved learning through practice and collaboration.
Offers programs in nursing, medical assisting, pharmacy technology, dental assisting, and more.
Six Campuses across Northern CA: Fremont, San Jose, Sacramento, S. San Francisco, Hayward, and Concord.
Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges, with programmatic approvals from the California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians and the Board of Registered Nursing.
Approved by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) with an A+ rating since 2010.