Optical Management Jobs in North Carolina

The optical manager presides over an eye care center or retail establishment. More often than not, these professionals begin their careers as opticians and earn promotions to management, where their job description includes overseeing the office/store’s day-to-day business operations and supervising staff members.

The median salary for optical management personnel is $43,452 according to Payscale. The Bureau of Labor Statistics anticipates job growth for dispensing opticians to be at least 15% through 2026, which will generate a similar increase in management opportunities.

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PPD - Wilmington, NC
PPD (Sr) Project Manager - Ophthalmology - PH IIIb/IV Team - US Remote Wilmington, North Carolina Apply Now PPDs mission is to improve health. It starts as an idea to find a cure. It becomes a...
Remote Work
3 days ago
Charlotte, NC
Monday - Friday 8am-5pm Top needs: Extensive knowledge with Microsoft Office products: Excel, Word, Outlook Working knowledge of fiber optic testing procedures Strong organizational, written and...
2 days ago
VisionWorks - Huntersville, NC
Responsible for pre-test training, associate operations and patient social distance 13. Maintain Order management functions using ship to home 100% 14....
2 days ago
VisionWorks - Charlotte, NC
Responsible for pre-test training, associate operations and patient social distance 13. Maintain Order management functions using ship to home 100% 14....
2 days ago
Stanton Optical - Wilmington, NC
Do you share our vision of modernizing eye care for all people and making eye care easy? Do you have a valid ABO and NCLE license in the applicable states?...
3 days ago
CommScope, Inc. - Catawba, NC
CommScope is seeking a Product Line Management Intern to join our team in Shakopee, MN or Catawba, NC. Learn More About Internship Programs at CommScope As CommScope designs and builds...
5 days ago
PPD - Wilmington, NC
Job Information PPD (Sr) Project Manager - Ophthalmology - PH IIIb/IV Team - Remote in Wilmington, North Carolina PPDs mission is to improve health. It starts as an idea to find a cure. It becomes...
Remote Work
8 days ago
UNC Health Care System - Chapel Hill, NC
Job Information UNC Health Care MANAGER OPHTHALMIC - CAROLINA CROSSING in Chapel Hill, North Carolina Description UNC Eye Centers isseeking an Ophthalmic Manager, COT with exceptional...
13 days ago
National Vision - Raleigh, NC
The Suitable Talent Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
16 days ago
National Vision - Winston Salem, NC
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible. National Vision, Inc. (NVI) is one of the largest optical retailers in the United States....
16 days ago
UNC Health - Chapel Hill, NC
Joining UNC Health Care system means you’ll become part of an inclusive organization with a mission to improve the health and well-being of the diverse communities we serve. Job Description...
16 days ago
National Vision Incorporated - Charlotte, NC
The Suitable Talent* Optical sales experience. Supervising experience is preferred. Maintain Optical license in states that require licensure....
24 days ago
IQVIA Holdings Inc - Belville, NC
This is an important and high-profile role within IQVIA to become a part of our passionate ophthalmology team. In the Clinical Project Manager / Sr Clinical Project Manager role you will drive the...
25 days ago
IQVIA Holdings Inc - Durham, NC
This is an important and high-profile role within IQVIA to become a part of our passionate ophthalmology team. In the Clinical Project Manager / Sr Clinical Project Manager role you will drive the...
25 days ago
Ockham - Durham, NC
Job Overview: We are hiring a Senior Project Manager with an expertise in Ophthalmology, CNS, Neurology, Inflammation, Infectious Disease, Respiratory or General Medicine. This is a home-based...
28 days ago

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Optical Management Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Salary for Optical Management Jobs in North Carolina

This is the average annual salary for Optical Management jobs in North Carolina as reported by the BLS.

$54,860

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optical Management positions.

Highest Education Level

Optical Managements in North Carolina offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (28.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (24.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (16.5%)
  • Some College (5.4%)
  • Master's Degree (4.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.3%)
  • Some High School (0.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Optical Managements in North Carolina
  • 1-2 years (25.9%)
  • 2-4 years (22.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (18.5%)
  • None (11.1%)
  • 10+ years (7.4%)
  • 4-6 years (7.4%)
  • 6-8 years (7.4%)

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