Optometrist Jobs in Durham, 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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The Eye Group - Raleigh, NC (21 miles from Durham, NC)
This practice is dedicated to providing the best eye care in a state of the art facility, using the most up to date technology....
5 days ago
Mebane Vision Center - Mebane, NC (22 miles from Durham, NC)
Exciting opportunity at a growing multi-location practice with a strong patient centered focus located near Chapel Hill/Durham. This is a great job if you are tired of being told how to practice...
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6 days ago Mebane Vision Center
North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates - Raleigh, NC (21 miles from Durham, NC)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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10 days ago North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Raleigh, NC (21 miles from Durham, NC)
Our location provides you with the optimal opportunity to combine an entrepreneurial mindset with your passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care....
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11 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
The Eye Group - Raleigh, NC (21 miles from Durham, NC)
Ideal candidate will have experience in cataract post ops, glaucoma, dry eye and treat them, all doing contact lenses and glasses....
12 days ago
The Eye Group - Durham, NC
We exclusively recruit for optometry and ophthalmology practices at no cost to those seeking a job. All inquiries are strictly confidential....
12 days ago
360care - Raleigh, NC (21 miles from Durham, NC)
We provide services in the areas of audiology, dentistry, podiatry and optometry. We have an opening in the Durham/Raleigh/Chapel Hill area for a PT optometrist....
13 days ago
Corporate practice - Raleigh, NC (21 miles from Durham, 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!...
13 days ago
Luxottica - Apex, NC (19 miles from Durham, NC)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
16 days ago
Luxottica Group - Apex, NC (19 miles from Durham, NC)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with Target Optical (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
19 days ago
Walmart - Durham, NC
... What you'll do... Minimum Qualifications... Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications. Preferred...
21 days ago
HealthDrive Corporation - Cary, NC (17 miles from Durham, NC)
Responsibilities The Optometrist will provide general optometry services to the residents of nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and long term care facilities within an assigned territory....
27 days ago
Walmart - Wake Forest, NC (19 miles from Durham, NC)
... What you'll do... Minimum Qualifications... Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications. Preferred...
30+ days ago
HealthDrive Corporation - Raleigh, NC (21 miles from Durham, NC)
Responsibilities The Optometrist will provide general optometry services to the residents of nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and long term care facilities within an assigned territory....
30+ days ago
Walmart - Raleigh, NC (21 miles from Durham, NC)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Durham, NC

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Durham, NC

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

$164,840

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Durham, NC offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (3.8%)
  • 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 Durham, 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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