Ophthalmologist Salary

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The average yearly salary for Ophthalmologist is $85,850. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Ophthalmologist, you could expect a starting pay rate of $70,700 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $101,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.


Yearly Ophthalmologist Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Ophthalmologist Salary

$68,680 - $103,020

Starting Yearly Ophthalmologist Salary

$56,560 - $84,840

Top Yearly Ophthalmologist Salary

$80,800 - $121,200

Monthly Ophthalmologist Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Ophthalmologist Salary

$5,723 - $8,585

Starting Monthly Ophthalmologist Salary

$4,713 - $7,070

Top Monthly Ophthalmologist Salary

$6,733 - $10,100

Hourly Ophthalmologist Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Ophthalmologist Salary

$31 - $46

Starting Hourly Ophthalmologist Salary

$25 - $38

Top Hourly Ophthalmologist Salary

$36 - $54


Ophthalmologist Gender and Age Stats


Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average Ophthalmologist age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Ophthalmologist are male in the United States, and 51% of the Ophthalmologist are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for Ophthalmologist


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