An Optometrist earns an average salary of C$82,239 per year. A skill in Optometry is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$49,132 - C$130,872
C$49K
C$82K
C$130K
MEDIAN: C$81,842
10%
50%
90%
C$14.54 - C$61.28
C$15
C$37
C$61
MEDIAN: C$37.50
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50%
90%
C$0C$130K
Salary C$49,132 - C$130,872
Bonus C$304.10 - C$20,203
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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C$48,333 - C$127,347
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 118
Hourly Data C$0C$61
Hourly Rate C$14.54 - C$61.28
Overtime C$32.50
Annual Data C$0C$127K
Bonus C$304.10 - C$20,203
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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C$48,333 - C$127,347
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

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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 C$83,000 based on 88 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 C$88,000 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Optometrist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$83,000 based on 29 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 C$97,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$82,347

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

Key Stats for Optometrist

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
10%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Optometrist Salaries

Late-Career
▲18%

Mid-Career
▲7%

▼0%

Experienced
▼0%

National Average
C$82,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 30%
dental benefits
Dental: 25%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
no benefits
None: 58%
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