An Optometrist earns an average salary of £35,610 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

£24,509 - £48,972
(Median)
£25K
£36K
£49K
MEDIAN: £35,610
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90%

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£5.62 - £39.15
(Median)
£5
£22
£39
MEDIAN: £22.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£17K£34K£51K
Salary
£24,509 - £48,972  
   
Bonus
£608 - £7,964  
Profit Sharing
£950  
Commission
£1,000  
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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£24,283 - £49,936  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 443
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£14£28£42
Hourly Rate
£5.62 - £39.15  
   
Overtime
£20.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£28K£56K£84K
Bonus
£608 - £7,964  
   
Commission
£1,000  
Profit Sharing
£950  
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).
)
£24,283 - £49,936  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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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: £35,958

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Optometrist Reviews

What is it like working as an Optometrist at Specsavers?

Optometrist in Dungannon:
"Work"
Pros: Good bosses. Good working hours. Good team.
Cons: Stress of busy clinic. 20 minute test times.

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Experience Affects Optometrist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 28%

Experienced
up arrow 14%


National Average
₤36,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 33%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
medical benefits
Vision: 40%
dental benefits
None: 41%
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