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An ophthalmologist provides diagnostic, treatment and preventative medical services related to diseases, injuries and deficiencies of the human eye and associated structures. Registration or licensing is required in Australia. An ophthalmologist is a Skill Level 1 occupation.
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Job Description - Registered Migration Australia
This unit group covers Medical Practitioners not elsewhere classified.
It includes Dermatologists, Emergency Medicine Specialists, Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Ophthalmologists, Pathologists, Diagnostic and Interventional Radiologists, and Radiation Oncologists. Medical Registrars training in these specialties are included in this unit group.
Occupations in the ophthalmologist unit group (Group 2539) have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification, two years hospital-based training, and at least five years specialist study and training (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
Registration or licensing is required in Australia as an ophthalmologist.
Occupations within the Ophthalmologist Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same medical practitioners group, if not specifically listed in either the STSOL or MLTSSL, the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.
Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.
The average salary for an Ophthalmologist in Australia is $ 194,236 for male employees and $ 131,409 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 47.4 Females: 36.9 Persons: 40.7
Source: www.abs.gov.au (Group 2539) Other medical practitioners - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016
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