Optometrist Jobs in Nashville, 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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Lenscrafters Incorporated - Wilson, NC (24 miles from Nashville, NC)
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8 days ago
NC Eye Associates - Zebulon, NC (22 miles from Nashville, NC)
We are a very busy practice that handles everything from routine care to ocular disease management including glaucoma, macular degeneration, dry eye, etc....
8 days ago
Eye Care Partners - Rocky Mount, NC (16 miles from Nashville, NC)
Our team of highly trained optometrists, opticians, and technicians focus on maintaining the health and development of our patients eyes by providing the most comprehensive eye exam on the market....
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11 days ago Eye Care Partners
Eye Care Partners - Rocky Mount, NC (16 miles from Nashville, NC)
Our team of highly trained optometrists, opticians, and technicians focus on maintaining the health and development of our patients eyes by providing the most comprehensive eye exam on the market....
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11 days ago Eye Care Partners
Eye Care Partners - Wilson, NC (15 miles from Nashville, NC)
Our team of highly trained optometrists, opticians, and technicians focus on maintaining the health and development of our patients eyes by providing the most comprehensive eye exam on the market....
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11 days ago Eye Care Partners
GPAC - Rocky Mount, NC (16 miles from Nashville, 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-...
14 days ago
GPAC - Nashville, 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-...
15 days ago
Walmart / Sam's - Nashville, NC
Independent Optometrist - Walmarting for open roles?...
17 days ago
Walmart/Sam's Club Health & Wellness - Nashville, NC
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
30+ days ago
Eye to Eye Careers - Rocky Mount, NC (16 miles from Nashville, NC)
About the Position Our Optometrist will perform excellent comprehensive eye exams to ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions....
30+ days ago
Walmart - Wilson, NC (24 miles from Nashville, NC)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Nashville, NC

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Nashville, NC

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

$136,260

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Nashville, NC offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.4%)
  • 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 Nashville, 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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