Optometry Ranked No. 7 on Indeed’s 2018 Best Jobs in U.S. Report


NEW YORK—Job recruitment website, Indeed recently released its Best Jobs in the United States: 2018 report, with optometry holding the No. 7 spot on the list. Optometry had experienced a 118 percent increase in job postings between 2014 and 2017, according to the ranking. According to Indeed, to identify the best jobs, the report focused on two factors including salary (jobs with a baseline salary of at least $75,000) and abundance of opportunity (jobs which have seen the most growth on Indeed since 2014). 

When looking at the 2017 and 2018 listings, this year’s rankings contained a wider variety of industries with a strong turnout in construction and healthcare-related roles. In comparison, the 2017 list featured an abundance of tech roles.

Take a look at the list here to view the complete ranking of Indeed’s 2018 best jobs in the U.S.