The More Profitable Career Path: Practice Owner or Employed OD?
By Mark Wright, OD, FCOVD,
and Carole Burns, OD, FCOVD
An optometrist can have an equally fulfilling career as an employed optometrist or practice owner, but which has the greatest potential for financial gain? Here are recent findings about the profit potential for these career paths, and how that should inform the decision you make for yourself.