The average salary for an Optometrist is AU$82,682 per year.

AU$68,205 - AU$119,217
AU$68K
AU$83K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$82,929
10%
50%
90%
AU$35.95 - AU$84.12
AU$36
AU$59
AU$84
MEDIAN: AU$58.72
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$132K
Salary AU$68,205 - AU$119,217
Bonus AU$971 - AU$19,574
Commission AU$2,400
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$68,626 - AU$132,115
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 214
Hourly Data AU$0AU$84
Hourly Rate AU$35.95 - AU$84.12
Overtime AU$54.56
Annual Data AU$0AU$132K
Bonus AU$971 - AU$19,574
Commission AU$2,400
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$68,626 - AU$132,115
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 50

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Pay by Experience Level for Optometrist

Pay by Experience for an Optometrist has a positive trend. An entry-level Optometrist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$80,000 based on 141 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Optometrist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$100,000 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Optometrist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$112,000 based on 47 salaries. An Optometrist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$123,000 based on 31 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$87,465

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Key Stats for Optometrist

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Optometrist Salaries

▲40%

▲28%

▲15%

National Average
AU$87,000

▼9%

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 66%
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