Optometrist Jobs in Chapel Hill, 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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Optometrist - Durham, NC - Target Optical

  • Luxottica Group
  • Durham, NC
  • 2 days ago

An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....

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  • Target Optical
  • Durham, NC
  • 1 day ago

An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....

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Optometrist

  • North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates
  • Durham, NC
  • 6 days ago

We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

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Optometrist

  • North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates
  • Cary, NC
  • 6 days ago

We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

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Optometrist - Medically Focused - Signing Bonus

  • Eye Care Partners
  • Durham, NC
  • 10 days ago

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  • Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Durham, NC
  • 16 days ago

Degree of doctor of optometry resulting from a course of education in optometry....

Optometrist - Triangle 5 Hub- Chapel Hill

  • UNC Health
  • Morrisville, NC
  • 18 days ago

Other Information Other information: Education Requirements: Graduation from an accredited school of optometry....

Optometrist

  • Durham, NC
  • 26 days ago

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-...

Optometrist

  • Chapel Hill, NC
  • 26 days ago

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-...

Optometrist

  • Apex, NC
  • 26 days ago

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-...

Optometrist Od

  • Myeyedr
  • Chapel Hill, NC
  • 30+ days ago

Our professional optometrists are championing a new path for eye care join our path!...

Optometrist Od Centrum

  • Myeyedr
  • Cary, NC
  • 30+ days ago

Our professional optometrists are championing a new path for eye care join our path!...

Optometrist Od Rd

  • Myeyedr
  • Durham, NC
  • 30+ days ago

Our professional optometrists are championing a new path for eye care join our path!...

Optometrist, The Streets At Point

  • Warby Parker
  • Durham, NC
  • 30+ days ago

What Youll Do Perform excellent comprehensive eye exams in accordance with the companys protocol and standards of care Provide a great eye exam experience and communicate eye health, eyewear, and prescription...

Optometrist (Triangle Family Eye Care) - Morrisville, NC

  • VSP Global
  • Morrisville, NC
  • 45+ days ago

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....

Demographic Data for Chapel Hill, NC

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Chapel Hill, NC

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Chapel Hill, NC offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (68.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.7%)
  • 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 Chapel Hill, NC
  • None (52.4%)
  • Less than 1 year (19.0%)
  • 1-2 years (14.3%)
  • 2-4 years (9.5%)
  • 4-6 years (4.8%)

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