The average salary for an Entry-Level Optometrist is AU$79,473 per year.

AU$66,588 - AU$98,691
AU$67K
AU$79K
AU$99K
MEDIAN: AU$79,473
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50%
90%
AU$30.41 - AU$84.62
AU$30
AU$46
AU$85
MEDIAN: AU$45.62
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$103K
Salary AU$66,588 - AU$98,691
Bonus AU$700 - AU$26,190
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$66,483 - AU$103,969
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 146
Hourly Data AU$0AU$84
Hourly Rate AU$30.41 - AU$84.62
Overtime AU$70.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$103K
Bonus AU$700 - AU$26,190
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$66,483 - AU$103,969
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

Optometrist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$80,351

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

Optometrist Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Optometrist in Maroochydore:
"Begin in the manner in which you intend to continue."
Dont be afraid to ask questions and seek opinions from other more senior optometrists.

Key Stats for Optometrist

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
13%

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 28%
no benefits
None: 69%