Optometrist Jobs in Charlotte, 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

  • Corporate practice
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 2 days ago
Why Youll Love This Opportunity: Environment Do what you love - We empower our doctors to provide personalized, comprehensive eye exams and to manage a variety of anterior and posterior ocular diseases...

Optometrist

  • North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 4 days ago
We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

Optometrist

  • North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 4 days ago
We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

Optometrist

  • North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 4 days ago
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....

Optometrist

  • North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 4 days ago
We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

Full-Time Optometrist

  • Eye to Eye Careers
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 5 days ago
Responsibilities & Duties of the Optometrist (Eye Doctor) Perform excellent comprehensive eye exams to ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions....

Optometrist - NC, Concord - 402 - PT/FT - AOD (PC) Sign-on & Relo available

  • VisionWorks
  • Concord, NC (20 miles from Charlotte, NC)
  • 6 days ago
Our practice believes in comprehensive eye care for patients, including routine exams, contact lens evaluations, and medical treatment for eye diseases....
Our practice believes in comprehensive eye care for patients, including routine exams, contact lens evaluations, and medical treatment for eye diseases....

Optometrist - NC, Matthews - 368 - PT/FT - AOD (PC) Sign-on, Relo & Tuition Assistance

  • VisionWorks
  • Matthews, NC (13 miles from Charlotte, NC)
  • 6 days ago
Our practice believes in comprehensive eye care for patients, including routine exams, contact lens evaluations, and medical treatment for eye diseases....

Optometrist

  • LensCrafters
  • Gastonia, NC (22 miles from Charlotte, NC)
  • 8 days ago
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....

Optometrist - Sam's

  • Sam's Club
  • Matthews, NC (13 miles from Charlotte, NC)
  • 8 days ago
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......

Optometrist

  • Charlotte, NC
  • 9 days ago
License/Certification:* Optometry Licensure (Required)Work Location: Remote Employer Research Employer Research TDB CommunicationsConnect with TDB Communications Jobs from this Employer Optometrist...

Optometrist - Medically Focused

  • Eye Care Partners
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 12 days ago
care services....

Remote Optometrist - Licensed

  • National Vision Incorporated
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 16 days ago
Patients visit optometry offices in-person, receiving complete pre-testing from qualified optometric technicians prior to the eye examination....
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Optometrist

  • St Croix Vision Center Inc
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 16 days ago
Would you like to live in the Caribbean and practice optometry like in the states? We need a Full-time optometrist in our St. Thomas USVI, growing, private practice that offers full-scope eyecare....

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Charlotte, NC

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireOptometry research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

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  • Luxottica Group
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.


Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Charlotte, NC offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (68.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.6%)
  • 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 Charlotte, 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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