The annual and hourly salary statistics of optometrists in Waterbury, Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of optometrists in Waterbury is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$70,960|
|25th Percentile Wage||$83,730|
|50th Percentile Wage||$95,220|
|75th Percentile Wage||$158,480|
|90th Percentile Wage||No Data|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for optometrists in Waterbury, Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $158,480. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $95,220. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $70,960.
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $95,220, Waterbury is the lowest paying city for optometrists in state of Connecticut, following city of Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford (median annual salary of $193,340). In comparison, the median annual salary of optometrists in Waterbury is 50.7 percent (50.7%) lower than that in the highest paying city Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford|| |
|New Haven|| |