High opportunity occupation
About this job
Optometrists examine eyes, prescribe and fit eyeglasses and contact lenses.
People in this occupation
- recommend treatments such as exercises to correct vision problems or eye disorders
- work in private practice, clinics and community health centres
Watch the video below to see what a day in the life of a optometrist is like.
Common job titles
- OD (doctor of optometry)
Annual provincial median salary
2021 Wage Bank Data Median employment income from 2016 Census