Optometrist Jobs in Aiken, SC

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 - Augusta, GA (20 miles from Aiken, SC)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
1 day ago
Eye Care Associates of SC - North Augusta, SC (17 miles from Aiken, SC)
In addition to prescribing eyeglasses and contact lenses, be knowledgeable in treatment options using pharmaceuticals, low vision, vision therapy and surgical procedures....
Eye Care Associates of SC - North Augusta, SC (17 miles from Aiken, SC)
In addition to prescribing eyeglasses and contact lenses, be knowledgeable in treatment options using pharmaceuticals, low vision, vision therapy, and surgical procedures....
Luxottica Group - Augusta, GA (20 miles from Aiken, SC)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
5 days ago
Chance Talley Enterprises - Augusta, GA (20 miles from Aiken, SC)
Optometrist - Part-Time (Flexible) - Private Practice - AUGUSTA / Milledgeville, GA *New grads who are in the licensing process are welcome to apply!...
24 days ago
Luxottica Group - Aiken, SC
Excellent opportunity for a Doctor of Optometry looking for a flexible schedule and great practice experience....
30+ days ago
LensCrafters - Aiken, SC
Excellent opportunity for a Doctor of Optometry looking for a flexible schedule and great practice experience....
45+ days ago
Docs Health - Augusta, GA (20 miles from Aiken, SC)
Perform eye exams and vision tests. Perform refractions and eyeglass fittings. Detect certain eye abnormalities. Prescribe medications for certain eye diseases....
45+ days ago
Walmart - Augusta, GA (20 miles from Aiken, SC)
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
90+ days ago
Walmart / Sam's - Aiken, SC
Independent Optometristing for open roles?...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Aiken, SC

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

$140,900

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Aiken, SC offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.3%)
  • High School or GED (7.2%)
  • 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 Aiken, SC
  • 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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