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Optometrists Salary Information in Arizona

The average annual and hourly salaries for optometrists in the state of Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of optometrists among Arizona cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Optometrists in Arizona

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,880
25th Percentile Wage
$89,470
50th Percentile Wage
$117,010
75th Percentile Wage
$145,890
90th Percentile Wage
$166,790

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for optometrists in Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $166,790. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $117,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $37,880.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of optometrists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$117,010
-5.06% 21.81%
2016
$122,930
9.56% -
2015
$111,180
4.25% -
2014
$106,450
2.82% -
2013
$103,450
11.56% -
2012
$91,490
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Optometrists in Arizona Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of optometrists in some Arizona cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of optometrists in state of Arizona ranges from $69,070 to $120,780. The highest paying area for optometrists in Arizona is Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale with a median annual salary of $120,780. The second highest paying city/area in Arizona State is Tucson (mean annual salary $115,070). The lowest paying area is Prescott with a median annual salary of $69,070.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale
$120,780
Tucson
$115,070
Prescott
$69,070




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