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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North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates - Durham, NC (8 miles from Chapel Hill, NC)
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Durham, NC office....
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23 hours ago North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates
Primary Eye Care - Durham, NC (8 miles from Chapel Hill, NC)
We are recruiting a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for a primary care Optometry practice in Durham, NC....
1 day ago
Mebane Vision Center - Mebane, NC 27302, NC (17 miles from Chapel Hill, NC)
Exciting opportunity at a growing multi-location practice with a strong patient centered focus in north central North Carolina between the Triangle and Triad. This is a great job if you are tired...
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13 days ago Mebane Vision Center
Target Optical - Durham, NC (8 miles from Chapel Hill, NC)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
19 days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - Durham, NC (8 miles from Chapel Hill, NC)
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Durham, NC office....
45+ days ago
Walmart - Durham, NC (8 miles from Chapel Hill, NC)
Minimum Qualifications...Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications. Preferred Qualifications...Outlined...
90+ days ago
The Luxottica Group - Durham, NC (8 miles from Chapel Hill, NC)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Chapel Hill, NC

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Chapel Hill, NC

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

$164,840

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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 (66.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.6%)
  • High School or GED (8.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (4.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (2.7%)
  • 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 (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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