The average salary for an Optometrist is AU$83,224 per year.

AU$67,319 - AU$114,313
(Median)
AU$67K
AU$83K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$83,223
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AU$29.80 - AU$85.78
(Median)
AU$30
AU$61
AU$86
MEDIAN: AU$60
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Salary
AU$67,319 - AU$114,313  
   
Bonus
AU$979 - AU$22,500  
Commission
AU$2,200  
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$66,714 - AU$126,234  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 221
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$29AU$58AU$87
Hourly Rate
AU$29.80 - AU$85.78  
   
Overtime
AU$62.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$60KAU$120KAU$180K
Bonus
AU$979 - AU$22,500  
   
Commission
AU$2,200  
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$66,714 - AU$126,234  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 46
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Pay by Experience Level for Optometrist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$87,288

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Experience Affects Optometrist Salaries




National Average
AU$87,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
medical benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 65%
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