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How much does an Opthamologist make per Year? Average Opthamologist Salary Range

Becoming an ophthalmologist can be a long and arduous task, and yet the benefits of the job are noteworthy indeed. How much does an ophthalmologist make per year? According to salary survey conducted throughout the field, the average salary among ophthalmologists is approximately $256,000 per year. Depending upon your employer, the number of years you worked, and reputation, your salary may be different. Starting salaries in this field are generally around $220,000 per year, while the most experienced ophthalmologists can earn as much as $320,000 per year or more. The education requirements for becoming an opthamologist are significant.

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by Susan White on Mon, 09/20/2010 - 09:36

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