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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Eye To Eye Careers - Charlotte, NC (21 miles from Gastonia, NC)
Job Description: Optometrist needed five days a week, possibly one Saturday a month. Optometrist will need to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
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14 hours ago Eye To Eye Careers
North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates - Charlotte, NC (22 miles from Gastonia, 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 North Charlotte, NC office....
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5 days ago North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates
MyEyeDr. Optometry - Charlotte, NC (22 miles from Gastonia, NC)
Doctor of Optometry degree from an accredited institution required....
8 days ago
LensCrafters - Charlotte, NC (22 miles from Gastonia, NC)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
15 days ago
HealthDrive Corporation - Charlotte, NC (22 miles from Gastonia, 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....
15 days ago
HealthDrive Corporation - Charlotte, NC (22 miles from Gastonia, 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....
15 days ago
Eye To Eye Careers - Charlotte, NC (22 miles from Gastonia, NC)
Job Description: Optometrist needed five days a week, possibly one Saturday a month. Optometrist will need to perform excellent comprehensive eye exams....
23 days ago
Optometry Primary Care-Sublease - Charlotte, NC (22 miles from Gastonia, 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 North Charlotte, NC offices....
24 days ago
The Eye Group - Charlotte, NC (22 miles from Gastonia, NC)
Ideal candidate will be seeing mostly primary care patients with some contact lenses and pathology....
30+ days ago
Primary Eye Care - Charlotte, NC (22 miles from Gastonia, 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 Charlotte, NC....
30+ days ago
Talent Care - Charlotte, NC (22 miles from Gastonia, NC)
Prescribe, supply, fit and adjust eyeglasses, contact lenses and other vision aids. Analyze test results and develop a treatment plan. Remove foreign bodies from eye....
30+ days ago
VSP Global - Charlotte, NC (22 miles from Gastonia, NC)
In this role you will perform routine eye exams, contact lens fittings, glaucoma management, dry eye treatment, and post-operative care for cataracts and LASIK....
30+ days ago
VSP Global - Charlotte, NC (22 miles from Gastonia, NC)
In this role you will perform routine eye exams, contact lens fittings, glaucoma management, dry eye treatment, and post-operative care for cataracts and LASIK....
30+ days ago
Vision Group Holdings - Charlotte, NC (22 miles from Gastonia, NC)
Conducting consultations and evaluating patients for potential refractive surgery....
45+ days ago
Warby Parker - Charlotte, NC (22 miles from Gastonia, NC)
Who you are: A Doctor of Optometry licensed in the state where you will practice Able to adapt and thrive in a fast-paced, ever-changing work environment Dedicated to making people healthy and happy...
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Gastonia, NC

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Gastonia, NC

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

$155,980

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Gastonia, 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 Gastonia, 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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