Optometrist Jobs in South 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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  • National Vision
  • Spartanburg, SC
  • 1 day ago

We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

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Optometrist

  • National Vision
  • Columbia, SC
  • 1 day ago

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Optometrist

  • National Vision
  • Columbia, SC
  • 1 day ago

We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

Independent Optometrist

  • Walmart / Sam's
  • Aiken, SC
  • 8 hours ago

In addition to routine eye exams, you'll have a state-of-the-art practice, equipment, and the ability to diagnose and treat ocular disease....

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Doctor of Optometry

  • Family Vision of Anderson, PA
  • Anderson, SC
  • 1 day ago

As a primary care provider for eye care, the Optometrist plays an important role in educating patients on matters related to eye manifestations and in coordinating care with other health care providers...

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Optometrist

  • National Vision
  • Bluffton, SC
  • 1 day ago

We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

Usa Independent Optometrist

  • Walmart / Sam's
  • Easley, SC
  • 8 hours ago

Jobs (USA) Independent Optometrist at Sam's Club Search All Jobs (USA) Independent Optometrist at Sam's Club in Easley, South Carolina Posted in Other about 9 hours ago....

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Optometrist

  • National Vision Doctor of Optometry Network
  • Columbia, SC
  • 10 hours ago

We believe they are the hero of primary eye care....

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Part time Optometrist needed

  • Crescent Eye Care, LLC
  • Charleston, SC
  • 4 days ago

2 days/week at busy Costco location in Charleston, SC. Steady, efficient flow. Retinal imaging technology with Optos and HRT 3. Practice full scope in an easy going, positive environment....

Full Time Optometrist

  • ETS Vision
  • Columbia, SC
  • 4 days ago

Benefits for the Optometrist: State of the art equipment so you can practice full scope No holidays or weekends D. will have 1-2 Techs Good mix of medical, contact lens, post op, etc High base pay &...

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Optometrist

  • National Vision
  • Simpsonville, SC
  • 5 days ago

Primary eye care is not just about contact lenses and eyeglass prescriptions....

Optometrist (Dukes Eye Care) - Lancaster, SC

  • VSP Global
  • Lancaster, SC
  • 5 days ago

lenses, and pediatric eye care....

A candidate with in-depth knowledge of fitting all types of contact lenses and proficient in medical eye care per South Carolina State Board rules will be an asset to the team....

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Optometrist needed in Columbia South Carolina

  • Eye Care Associates of SC
  • North Augusta, SC
  • 6 days ago

EDUCATION Doctor of Optometry degree program and maintain a license to practice in the state of South Carolina and Georgia preferred....

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Optometrist Needed for Augusta, South Carolina Private Practice

  • Eye Care Associates of SC
  • North Augusta, SC
  • 6 days ago

EDUCATION Doctor of Optometry degree program and maintain a license to practice in the state of South Carolina and Georgia preferred....

Demographic Data for South Carolina

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in South Carolina

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireOptometry research efforts.

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Optometrists in South Carolina offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (68.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.1%)
  • High School or GED (7.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (3.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.6%)
  • 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 South Carolina
  • None (52.4%)
  • Less than 1 year (19.0%)
  • 1-2 years (14.3%)
  • 2-4 years (9.5%)
  • 4-6 years (4.8%)

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