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Optometrists Salary Information in New Haven, Connecticut

The annual and hourly salary statistics of optometrists in New Haven, Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of optometrists in New Haven is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Optometrists in New Haven, Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,230
25th Percentile Wage
$97,080
50th Percentile Wage
$124,140
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for optometrists in New Haven, Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $124,140. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $97,080. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $35,230.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.94
25th Percentile Wage
$46.68
50th Percentile Wage
$59.68
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for optometrists in New Haven, Connecticut. The median hourly salary is $59.68. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is $46.68. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.94.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of optometrists from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2015124,140-25.01%-16.88%
2013155,1906.50%-
2012145,100--

Table 3. Compare Optometrists Salary in New Haven with Other Connecticut Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $124,140, New Haven is the second highest paying city for optometrists in state of Connecticut, following the highest paying city Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk (median annual salary of $140,100). Compared with Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, the median annual salary of optometrists in New Haven is 11.4 percent (11.4%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$140,100
New Haven
$124,140
Waterbury
$95,220

See also: Top paying jobs in New Haven, Connecticut.