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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Walmart - Matthews, NC (13 miles from Charlotte, NC)
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
1 day ago
North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates - Matthews, NC (13 miles from Charlotte, 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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4 days ago North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates
North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates - Matthews, NC (13 miles from Charlotte, 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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4 days ago North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates
Charlotte, 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-...
4 days ago
Vision To Learn - Charlotte, NC
Vision To Learn partners with school districts to provide eye exams to children living in underserved communities with unmet needs for glasses....
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10 days ago
Monroe, NC (20 miles from Charlotte, 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...
11 days ago
Charlotte, 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...
11 days ago
UpScriptHealth - Charlotte, NC
preferred Reliable professionals who can set dedicated hours to conduct visits with patients Knowledge in the following areas: Presybopia Visual Field Testing Contact Lens Dispensing Glasses Optical...
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13 days ago UpScriptHealth
Lasik Plus - Charlotte, NC
Job Requirements: We are seeking an Optometrist who combines exceptional work ethic, high energy and an outstanding personality, with a deep technical understanding of optometry....
19 days ago
VisionWorks - Charlotte, NC
Our practice believes in comprehensive eye care for patients, including routine exams, contact lens evaluations, and medical treatment for eye diseases....
24 days ago
Mooresville, NC (21 miles from Charlotte, 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-...
30+ days ago
Monroe, NC (20 miles from Charlotte, 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-...
30+ days ago
Luxottica Group - Charlotte, NC
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
30+ days ago
GPAC - Concord, NC (20 miles from Charlotte, 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-...
30+ days ago
Gastonia, NC (22 miles from Charlotte, 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-...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Charlotte, NC

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

$155,980

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 (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 Charlotte, 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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