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Optometrists Salary in the Industry of General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned

The salary statistics and trend of optometrists in the industry of general medical and surgical hospitals - privately owned are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare optometrists salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,880
25th Percentile Wage
$54,320
50th Percentile Wage
$105,520
75th Percentile Wage
$134,630
90th Percentile Wage
$162,350

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for optometrists in the industry of general medical and surgical hospitals - privately owned. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) optometrists is $162,350. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $105,520. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent optometrists is $34,880.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of optometrists in the industry of General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$105,520
0.84% 13.32%
2016
$104,630
-16.72% -
2015
$122,120
-10.95% -
2014
$135,490
10.44% -
2013
$121,350
24.62% -
2012
$91,470
- -

Table 3. Compare Optometrists Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector




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