The average salary for an Entry-Level Optometrist is AU$79,489 per year.

AU$66,415 - AU$98,898
AU$66K
AU$79K
AU$99K
MEDIAN: AU$79,360
10%
50%
90%
AU$30.88 - AU$84.24
AU$31
AU$45
AU$84
MEDIAN: AU$45.00
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$104K
Salary AU$66,415 - AU$98,898
Bonus AU$511 - AU$26,915
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$66,403 - AU$104,139
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 142
Hourly Data AU$0AU$84
Hourly Rate AU$30.88 - AU$84.24
Overtime AU$70.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$104K
Bonus AU$511 - AU$26,915
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$66,403 - AU$104,139
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

Optometrist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$80,380

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
62 %
Male
38 %
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
12%

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
no benefits
None: 70%