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.

€32,588 - €56,026
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€56K
MEDIAN: €41,986
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Salary €32,588 - €56,026
Bonus €2,000
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€33,307 - €56,528
  • Country: Ireland
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 35

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Optometrist Job Listings

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: €43,874

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

Key Stats for Optometrist

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Optometrist Salaries

Mid-Career
▲7%

Experienced
▲6%

National Average
€44,000

Late-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼12%

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 19%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 24%
no benefits
None: 62%
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