How much does a General Ophthalmologist make? The average General Ophthalmologist salary is $198,259 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $161,728 and $245,427. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Atlantic Vision Partners - Tappahannock , VA
... of the ophthalmic technician skills, as out lined by the Joint Commission on Allied Health ... general), and history of allergies and medications. 3. Performs accurate and consistent ...
ZipRecruiter - 40 days ago
Virginia Eye Institute - Richmond , VA
VEI is a large and dynamic practice of ophthalmologists and optometrists in the Richmond, VA area ... general health, family history, allergies, and current medications. Perform the following ...
ZipRecruiter - 16 days ago
The assignment requirements include general, urology, ophthalmology, plastics, robotics, and ECT. The covering physician must be board certified and have current ACLS and PALS certification. There ...
CompHealth (Staffing) - 26 days ago
LewisGale Hospital Montgomery - Blacksburg , VA
Orthopedics, Ophthalmology, and General Surgery * Awarded the CNOR Strong Certification (November 2016 - November 2017) * Hold a Magnet designation and are a Level II Trauma Center * Strong ...
HCA - 24 days ago
LewisGale Hospital Montgomery - Blacksburg , VA
We offer general surgical procedures, as well as procedures in orthopedics and ophthalmology. * RNs will benefit from a culture of nursing autonomy as well as nursing protocols to initiate treatment ... - 73 days ago
All Med Search - Richmond , VA
This position will be working with post OP urology/orthopedic/ophthalmology, pediatrics to geriatrics, gynecology, general surgery and telemetry. Benefits: * Competitive Salary * Retention Bonus
ZipRecruiter - 18 days ago

General Ophthalmologist Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for General Ophthalmologist between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for General Ophthalmologist in each city.
Click to see the salary for General Ophthalmologist in these major U.S. cities.
City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $247,823
Washington, DC $220,701
Miami, FL $193,007
Chicago, IL $210,331
Boston, MA $223,378
New York, NY $238,505
Dallas, TX $196,970
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What is the average salary for General Ophthalmologist in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of General Ophthalmologist in the United States. The base salary for General Ophthalmologist ranges from $161,728 to $245,427 with the average base salary of $198,259. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $191,161 to $340,623 with the average total cash compensation of $251,527.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $198,259 $161,728 - $245,427
Bonus $53,268 $29,434 - $95,197
Total Pay $251,527 $191,161 - $340,623
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What's the difference between Ophthalmologist and General Ophthalmologist?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of General Ophthalmologist is $198,259, and the average salary of Ophthalmologist is $298,000. The average salary of Ophthalmologist is higher than General Ophthalmologist. ( 2020-10-28 )
I am a General Ophthalmologist, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for General Ophthalmologist. a General Ophthalmologist Salary in New Britain, CT is $214,121 as of October 28, 2020; a General Ophthalmologist Salary in Barnstable, MA is $209,068 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 )
Why does the salary of a General Ophthalmologist vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 )
What are the Pay Factors for General Ophthalmologist?
Salary ranges for a General Ophthalmologist can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-10-28 )
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Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company.'s Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2020-10-28 )

Last Update: October 28, 2020