Optometrist Jobs in Lexington, 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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Columbia Eye Clinic, PA - Columbia, SC (12 miles from Lexington, SC)
Job Summary: The full-time Optometrist will do routine eye exams, diagnose and treat vision problems, order and review diagnostic testing, manage diseases of the eye, prescribe glasses and contacts,...
3 days ago
LensCrafters - Columbia, SC (12 miles from Lexington, SC)
OneSight: OneSight brings across the globe vision care to people who lack access by mobilizing eye care professionals, industry experts, volunteers, and partners....
6 days ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Lexington, SC
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
Direct Apply

6 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
The Eye Group - Columbia, SC (12 miles from Lexington, SC)
Join growing practice that provides comprehensive care for optical and medical eye care services. Tuesday through Saturday. This practice prides itself on patient care and high quality eyewear....
8 days ago
National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network - Columbia, SC (12 miles from Lexington, SC)
Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....
Direct Apply

10 days ago National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
Luxottica Group - Columbia, SC (12 miles from Lexington, SC)
An Independent Doctor of Optometry affiliated with LensCrafters (Luxottica) seeks an Associate Optometrist....
13 days ago
Aria Care Partners - Columbia, SC (12 miles from Lexington, SC)
As an optometrist in our practice, you will be expected to: Conduct eye exams using mobile optometric equipment and general diagnostic interpretation Diagnose and assist in the treatment of ocular disease...
26 days ago
Luxottica Group - Columbia, SC (12 miles from Lexington, SC)
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS Doctor of Optometry Demonstrated leadership/management skills Knowledge of current Optometric technology & practices Developed communication skills, both verbal & written Strong...
60+ days ago
Wal-Mart - Columbia, SC (12 miles from Lexington, SC)
Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Optometry (OD) from accredited optometry school. Licensed optometrist in good standing in state of practice. Preferred Qualifications......
90+ days ago

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in Lexington, SC

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

$159,500

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in Lexington, SC offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (67.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.2%)
  • High School or GED (7.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.8%)
  • 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 Lexington, 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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