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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Confidential - Columbia, SC
Optometrist: 3 Full-time positions in beautiful South Carolina – Excellent opportunity for an Optometrist with strong clinical skills and exceptional patient care....
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9 hours ago Confidential
Corporate practice - Lexington, SC
Whether you are looking for your first opportunity in eye care, or youre an experienced optometrist looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to welcoming you to our team!...
2 days ago
Corporate practice - Taylors, SC
Whether you are looking for your first opportunity in eye care, or youre an experienced optometrist looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to welcoming you to our team!...
2 days ago
National Vision - Lexington, SC
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Brand New LEXINGTON, SC office....
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1 day ago National Vision
Paul Bohac - Charleston, SC
Bohac and the Angel Oak Eye Center team, employ advanced technology to provide outstanding primary eye care to optimize the eye health of our patients....
3 days ago
National Vision - Lexington, SC
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our Brand New LEXINGTON, SC office....
3 days ago
National Vision - Select Walmart Locations - Taylors, SC
Are you an optometrist looking for supplemental income? National Vision is looking for an optometrist interested in picking up extra days for its office in Taylors, SC, located inside Walmart!...
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3 days ago National Vision - Select Walmart Locations
Physicians Eyecare Group - Columbia, SC 29212, SC
in the United States by having passed Parts I, II and III of the National Board Exam Responsibilities: Eye Exams Contact Lens Refraction Apply now!...
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6 days ago Physicians Eyecare Group
Physicians Eyecare Group - Greenville, SC 29607, SC
in the United States by having passed Parts I, II and III of the National Board Exam Responsibilities: Eye Exams Contact Lens Refraction Apply now!...
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6 days ago Physicians Eyecare Group
The Eye Group - Florence, SC
Responsibilities include complete eye exams, contact lenses, glasses, low-vision, vision therapy, glaucoma testing, and pre- and post-operative care. Located 35 minutes NW Florence....
6 days ago
The Eye Group - Florence, SC
We exclusively recruit for optometry and ophthalmology practices at no cost to those seeking a job. All inquiries are strictly confidential....
6 days ago
The Eye Group - Greenville, SC
Full-service eye care from routine eye exams, contact lenses and glasses to medical optometry. Generous base salary plus benefits. Located 30 minutes South of Greenville....
6 days ago
Ets Vision - Greenville, SC
Highlights of this practice opportunity are: Medical eye care No weekends work one weekday Take Posterior and Anterior Segment photos Be provided an assistant Be provided mobile optical equipment and...
7 days ago
National Vision - Florence, SC
Our Practice is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with strong diagnostic skills and a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care for our FLORENCE, SC office....
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9 days ago National Vision
Walmart - Union, SC
Prescribe and fit glasses, contact lenses and other visual aids. Deliver outstanding customer service and engagement in all patient interactions....
9 days ago

Demographic Data for South Carolina

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Optometrist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Optometry Skills for Success
For optometry students, pre-registration and novice optometrists (and those returning to work), junior eye doctors, dispensing opticians and orthoptists preparing for refraction exams, contact...

Diploma in Optometry
Optometry is a health care profession that involves examining the eyes and applicable visual systems for defects or abnormalities as well as the correction of refractive error with glasses or...

Yoga and Vision Improvement
Created by Behavioral Optometrist Dr. Marc Grossman, O.D., L.Ac., and yoga teacher Daniel Orlansky, Yoga & Vision Improvement brings together the best of eastern and western mind/body methods...

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Salary for Optometrist Jobs in South Carolina

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

$142,290

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optometrist positions.

Highest Education Level

Optometrists in South Carolina offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (66.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (14.6%)
  • High School or GED (8.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (4.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (2.7%)
  • 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 (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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