The average salary for an Optometrist is NZ$90,000 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

NZ$61,277 - NZ$129,041
NZ$61K
NZ$84K
NZ$130K
MEDIAN: NZ$84,039
10%
50%
90%
NZ$39.00 - NZ$51.64
NZ$50
MEDIAN: NZ$49.57
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NZ$0NZ$129K
Salary NZ$61,277 - NZ$129,041
Total Pay (?
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NZ$63,023 - NZ$123,646
  • Country: New Zealand
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 20
Hourly Data NZ$0NZ$51
Hourly Rate NZ$49.57
Annual Data NZ$0NZ$123K
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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NZ$63,023 - NZ$123,646
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

Optometrist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$87,312

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

Key Stats for Optometrist

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
16%

Experience Affects Optometrist Salaries

Experienced
▲19%

National Average
NZ$87,000

Mid-Career
▼6%

Entry-Level
▼12%

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 17%
no benefits
None: 75%