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MSc in optometry

Job Options after persuing Masters in Optometry

Having a higher degree in the field of optics will make it very easy for you to get a job. There are many fields and demands where you can start your career. Some of the most popular and sought out careers in optometry are-

Optometrist

Career as an optometrist is one of the highest pay one. These people check and inspect patients eyes, treating patients with vision issues, and correcting them. They look at the patient of any age to identify vision imperfections.

You can open your clinic later. The average salary of an Optometrist is around 1 lakh to 5 lakh rupees.

Optometry technician

You can learn a lot as working an apprentice under a professional doctor. Your work includes assisting him and looking after that the office works and other sorts of things take place proficiently. Some times you may need to perform eye tests and other preliminary tests. You are like a right hand to the doctor. The average salary is around 90 thousand rupees to 2 lakh.

  • Lab technician

If you love research or working in labs then this is for you. you can be (R&D) lab specialists and can look after tests and reports and the management of labs and other things. your responsibilities include event information, keeping records of patients, and documenting the records accurately.

There are many other career options that you can take after master’s in Optometry like, Sales Executive, Administration/Facilities Executive, Professional Affairs Manager, Clinical Optometrist, Medical Representative, Medical Lab Technician, Private Practitioner, Professor, Trainee Optometrist, Vision Consultant, Optometry Researcher and many more.

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