Optometrist Jobs in Gastonia, 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 - Medically Focused

  • Eye Care Partners
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 2 days ago

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Optometrist

  • Ets Vision
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 1 day ago

Company Description Whether you are an Ophthalmologist with twenty years experience, or have recently earned your Doctor of Optometry, we are dedicated to connecting you with a long-term opportunity...

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Optometrist

  • Vision To Learn
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 5 days ago

We have provided over 1.5 million vision screening, 300,000 eye exams and 240,000 pairs of eye glasses lifetime....

Optometrist

  • LensCrafters
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 6 days ago

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

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Optometrist

  • North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 7 days ago

Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....

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Optometrist

  • North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 7 days ago

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

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Optometrist

  • North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 7 days ago

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

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Remote Optometrist - NC Licensed

  • AES
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 7 days ago

AES partners with National Vision and select Independent Practices affiliated with the National Vision Doctor of Optometry network to make ODs available to provide high-quality eye exams remotely to...

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Independent Optometrists

  • Sam's Club
  • Gastonia, NC
  • 13 days ago

In addition to routine eye exams, youll have a state-of-the-art practice, equipment, and the ability to diagnose and treat ocular disease....

Optometrist Od Cic-Wells

  • Myeyedr
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 13 days ago

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

Optometrist

  • LensCrafters
  • Gastonia, NC
  • 26 days ago

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

Optometrist

  • North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 27 days ago

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

Optometrist

  • St Croix Vision Center Inc
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 30+ 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....

Independent Optometrist

  • Walmart / Sam's
  • Charlotte, NC
  • 30+ days ago

In addition to routine eye exams, youll have a state-of-the-art practice, equipment, and the ability to diagnose and treat ocular disease....

Optometrist Od Courtdrive

  • Myeyedr
  • Gastonia, NC
  • 30+ days ago

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

Demographic Data for Gastonia, NC

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Gastonia, 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 Gastonia, 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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