National » Optometrists » North Dakota

Optometrists Salary Information in North Dakota

The average annual and hourly salaries for optometrists in the state of North Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of optometrists among North Dakota metropolitan areas 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 North Dakota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,010
25th Percentile Wage
$77,950
50th Percentile Wage
$114,050
75th Percentile Wage
$175,200
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for optometrists in North Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $175,200. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $114,050. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30,010.

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
$114,050
14.02% 7.72%
2016
$98,060
-10.41% -
2015
$108,270
-1.07% -
2014
$109,430
-18.94% -
2013
$130,160
19.15% -
2012
$105,240
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Optometrists in North Dakota Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of optometrists in some North Dakota cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of optometrists in state of North Dakota ranges from $60,760 to $118,920. The highest paying area for optometrists in North Dakota is Fargo with a median annual salary of $118,920. The second highest paying city/area in North Dakota State is Bismarck (mean annual salary $108,170). The lowest paying area is Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $60,760.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fargo
$118,920
Bismarck
$108,170
Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$60,760




Related:

💰 Highest paying cities for optometrists

💰 Highest paying industries for optometrists.