The average salary for an Optometrist is AU$83,062 per year.

AU$66,501 - AU$115,075
AU$67K
AU$84K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$84,035
10%
50%
90%
AU$34.24 - AU$84.12
AU$34
AU$56
AU$84
MEDIAN: AU$55.76
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$126K
Salary AU$66,501 - AU$115,075
Bonus AU$971 - AU$24,144
Commission AU$2,950
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).
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AU$66,972 - AU$126,428
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 452
Hourly Data AU$0AU$84
Hourly Rate AU$34.24 - AU$84.12
Overtime AU$67.06
Annual Data AU$0AU$126K
Bonus AU$971 - AU$24,144
Commission AU$2,950
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).
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AU$66,972 - AU$126,428
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 102

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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 AU$81,000 based on 168 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 AU$97,000 based on 63 salaries. An experienced Optometrist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$114,000 based on 65 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 AU$118,000 based on 33 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$88,098

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Key Stats for Optometrist

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Optometrist Salaries

▲34%

▲29%

▲10%

National Average
AU$88,000

▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 68%