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Optometrist

Odds of Hanging On

By 2020, there will be an additional 11,000 jobs in optometry, so the sooner you get in, the sooner you'll be seeing a nice retirement. As baby boomers get older, more eyes will be rolling through your door. The job growth is big in this field, so if you can provide top notch care and get a reputation for helping people maintain or keep their sight, you could see your way to a wealthier clientele.

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