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Optometrists

Diagnose, manage, and treat conditions and diseases of the human eye and visual system. Examine eyes and visual system, diagnose problems or impairments, prescribe corrective lenses, and provide treatment. May prescribe therapeutic drugs to treat specific eye conditions. 

Employment Outlook
Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate 3.0%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 415
Wages
Median Hourly Click for more information on Entry Level Wage $53.93 per hour
Average Click for more information on Average Wage $110,300 per year
Education Needed Click for more information on Education needed Most of these occupations require graduate school. For example, they may require a master's degree, and some require a Ph.D., M.D., or J.D. (law degree). 
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