The average salary for an Optometrist is Rs 284,736 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

Rs 166,873 - Rs 495,728
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MEDIAN: Rs 291,363
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Salary Rs 166,873 - Rs 495,728
Bonus Rs 1,978 - Rs 44,385
Commission Rs 12,000
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Rs 171,462 - Rs 505,179
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 10 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 246

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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 Rs 259,000 based on 163 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 Rs 310,000 based on 51 salaries. An experienced Optometrist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 362,000 based on 18 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 Rs 512,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 293,044

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

Optometrist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Optometrist?

Optometrist in Bangalore:
"Neutral."
Pros: Talking to patients, meeting new people every day, teaching & learning.
Cons: Low pay.non respectful, dependency.

Key Stats for Optometrist

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Optometrist Salaries

Late-Career
▲75%

Experienced
▲24%

▲6%

National Average
Rs 293,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Optometrist Salaries

optometrist
▲2%

National Average
Rs 293,000

▼10%

Refraction
▼37%

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 38%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 41%
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