Optometrist Jobs in Carrboro, NC

Optometrists are doctors of optometry (ODs) whose primary responsibilities are to diagnose, treat, and prevent problems related to eyes and sight. These eye care experts also perform vision tests and analyze results to identify anomalies and recommend treatment such as corrective lenses or medication. Their job descriptions may also include performing minor eye-related surgery and providing patient care before and after larger procedures.

The median salary for an optometrist is $106,140, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects much faster than average job growth at 15%+ through 2026.

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GPAC - Cary, NC (19 miles from Carrboro, NC)
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-...
2 days ago
GPAC - Chapel Hill, NC (4 miles from Carrboro, NC)
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-...
2 days ago
North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates - Durham, NC (11 miles from Carrboro, NC)
Our Optometrists are comprehensive primary eye care specialists. They see patients with a wide variety of pathology and refractive needs and often catch systemic issues....
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3 days ago North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Chapel Hill, NC (4 miles from Carrboro, NC)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
3 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Burlington, NC (24 miles from Carrboro, NC)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
3 days ago
Target Optical - Apex, NC (16 miles from Carrboro, NC)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
3 days ago
Mebane Vision Center - Mebane, NC (18 miles from Carrboro, NC)
Exciting opportunity at a growing multi-location practice with a strong patient centered focus located near Chapel Hill/Durham on a FT or PT basis. This is a great job if you are tired of being...
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6 days ago Mebane Vision Center
Eye Care Partners - Durham, NC (11 miles from Carrboro, NC)
Our team of highly trained optometrists, opticians, and technicians focus on maintaining the health and development of our patients eyes by providing the most comprehensive eye exam on the market....
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12 days ago Eye Care Partners
Warby Parker - Durham, NC (11 miles from Carrboro, NC)
Warby Parker is on the lookout for an enthusiastic, self-motivated Optometrist for a new opportunity in (or right next to!) our store....
15 days ago
GPAC - Durham, NC (11 miles from Carrboro, NC)
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-...
18 days ago
Carrboro, NC
As an Optometrist in this practice, your regular duties will include: Perform comprehensive eye exams Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease Prescribe corrective lenses Provide pre-...
23 days ago
VSP Global - Morrisville, NC (15 miles from Carrboro, NC)
Serving the Morrisville and Cary communities, the practice offers specialties in ocular diseases treatment and management, pediatric eye care, specialty contact lenses, and surgical co-management....
30+ days ago
Corporate practice - Durham, NC (11 miles from Carrboro, NC)
Whether you are looking for your first opportunity in eye care, or youre an experienced optometrist looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to welcoming you to our team!...
30+ days ago
Walmart / Sam's - Chapel Hill, NC (4 miles from Carrboro, NC)
Independent Optometrist - Walmarting for open roles?...
45+ days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Durham, NC (11 miles from Carrboro, NC)
Functional Statement #: Travel Required Not required Supervisory status No Promotion Potential None Job family (Series) 0662 Optometrist Similar jobs Doctors Of Optometry Optometrists Optometry, Doctors...
45+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Carrboro, NC

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in Carrboro, NC as reported by the BLS.

$164,840

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Carrboro, NC offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.7%)
  • Master's Degree (2.6%)
  • Some College (0.5%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Optometrists in Carrboro, NC
  • None (59.1%)
  • 1-2 years (13.6%)
  • 2-4 years (13.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (9.1%)
  • 10+ years (4.5%)

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