The average pay for an Optometrist is €43,510 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

€33,504 - €56,880
€34K
€42K
€57K
MEDIAN: €41,986
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
€0€20K€40K€60K
Salary
€33,504 - €56,880  
   
Bonus
€2,023  
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).
)
€33,832 - €57,328  
Country: Ireland | Currency: EUR | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 37

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Optometrist Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

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 $39,000 based on 17 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 $47,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Optometrist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 8 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 $43,000 based on 8 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: €43,571

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Optometrist

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%
ADVERTISEMENT
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Optometrist Salaries

Mid-Career
▲7%

Experienced
▲7%

National Average
€44,000

Late-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼11%

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 20%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
no benefits
None: 60%
ADVERTISEMENT