Optometrist Jobs in North Carolina

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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Risk Optometric Associates, PA - Fayetteville, NC
Full time optometrist position available in Fayetteville, NC. Base pay up to $200,000.00 / year. 4 weeks paid vacation. No more than 3 patients scheduled per hour....
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2 days ago Risk Optometric Associates, PA
Eye Care Partners - Randleman, NC
Are you An Optometrist with a license in good standing in the State of North Carolina? Looking to join a medically-focused, doctor-led, organization focused on full scope of eye care?...
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22 hours ago Eye Care Partners
Eye Care Partners - Rocky Mount, NC
Are you An Optometrist with a license in good standing in the State of North Carolina? Looking to join a medically-focused, doctor-led, organization focused on full scope of eye care?...
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22 hours ago Eye Care Partners
North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates - Matthews, NC
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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2 days ago North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates
Eye to Eye Careers - Charlotte, NC
Responsibilities & Duties of the Optometrist (Eye Doctor) Perform excellent comprehensive eye exams to ensure flawless accuracy in taking measurements and diagnosing ocular conditions....
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3 days ago Eye to Eye Careers
Eye Care Partners - Rocky Mount, NC
An Optometrist with a license in good standing in the State of North Carolina? Looking to join a medically-focused, doctor-led, organization focused on full scope of eye care?...
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5 days ago Eye Care Partners
Eye Care Partners - Jacksonville, NC
An Optometrist with a license in good standing in the State of North Carolina? Looking to join a medically-focused, doctor-led, organization focused on full scope of eye care?...
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5 days ago Eye Care Partners
The Eye Group - Raleigh, 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
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - New Bern, 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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5 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
MyEyeDr. - Greensboro, NC
Our professional optometrists are championing a new path for eye care – join our path!...
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5 days ago MyEyeDr.
360care - Charlotte, NC
Therapeutic Optometrist OD - Doctor of Optometry Work as a team to provide comprehensive ocular disease management for geriatric patients at LTC Facilities in your regional area.....
6 days ago
Mebane Vision Center - Mebane, 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
Eye Care Partners - Monroe, NC
Are you An Optometrist with a license in good standing in the State of North Carolina? Looking to join a medically-focused, doctor-led, organization focused on full scope of eye care?...
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6 days ago Eye Care Partners
Eye Care Partners - Elizabeth City, NC
Are you An Optometrist with a license in good standing in the State of North Carolina? Looking to join a medically-focused, doctor-led, organization focused on full scope of eye care?...
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7 days ago Eye Care Partners
North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates - Fayetteville, NC
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
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7 days ago North Carolina Primary Vision Care Associates

Demographic Data for North Carolina

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in North Carolina

This is the average annual salary for Optometrist jobs in North Carolina as reported by the BLS.

$136,260

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in North Carolina 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 North Carolina
  • 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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