An Experienced Ophthalmologist earns an average salary of AED 420,978 per year.

AED 98,633 - AED 1,013,674
AED 99K
AED 420K
AED 1M
MEDIAN: AED 420,978
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Salary AED 98,633 - AED 1,013,674
Bonus AED 35,000
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AED 98,633 - AED 1,031,032
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 37

Job Description for Ophthalmologist

While the similar professional names of optometrists can cause confusion for laymen, an ophthalmologist is an actual eye doctor. Ophthalmologists are not only certified to perform medical exams, but they also diagnose diseases, write prescriptions, and perform surgery. Many ophthalmologists are also familiar with laser vision-correction procedures, such as LASIK, and offer these services to patients.

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Ophthalmologist Tasks

  • Diagnose and medically treat any eye disorders and diseases
  • Prescribe eye care and surgeries as needed
  • Administer routine eye exams

Ophthalmologist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 423,213

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

Key Stats for Ophthalmologist

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %
10-19 years
73%
20 years or more
27%

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 20%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 13%