Optometrist Salary

An Optometrist earns an average salary of £35,056 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

£25,051 - £46,848
(Median)
£25K
£35K
£47K
MEDIAN: £35,055
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50%
90%

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£6.22 - £34.25
(Median)
£6
£25
£34
MEDIAN: £24.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£17K£34K£51K
Salary
£25,051 - £46,848  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £4,834  
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £1,017  
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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£25,107 - £48,944  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 502
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£12£24£36
Hourly Rate
£6.22 - £34.25  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£24K£48K£72K
Bonus
£0.00 - £4,834  
   
Profit Sharing
£0.00 - £1,017  
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).
)
£25,107 - £48,944  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | 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

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 20%

Experienced
up arrow 17%

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
₤36,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 31% dental benefits Dental: 12%
vision benefits Vision: 33% employee benefits None: 44%
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