Average Hourly Rate for Wal-Mart Pharmacy Employees

Wal-Mart Pharmacy offers employees an average of $13.43 per hour, and overtime earnings push that number up to $20.85. For the most part, employee paychecks at Wal-Mart Pharmacy fluctuate depending on your job title; how long you've been working also matters, but to a lesser degree. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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About This Company

702 Southwest 8th Street
Bentonville, Arkansas 72716


Retail, Variety Stores, Department Stores

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Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $12.95 per hour on average. The largest fraction of Wal-Mart Pharmacy people (52 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $12.09 per hour on average.


Within the firm, employees working in Oklahoma take home the most — around $15.08 per hour on average.


Pharmacists represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $59.80 per hour — though Certified Pharmacy Technicians and Pharmacy Technicians also do fairly well at approximately $12.70 and about $11.75, respectively.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Immunization Pharmacists receive bigger paychecks (around $61.04 per hour) than those without credentials. Wal-Mart Pharmacy workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning approximately $40.55 on average.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Inventory Management; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $13.90 per hour. Retail Pharmacy also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; the greater part of employees surveyed report using it at work. Data Entry, Customer Service, and Insurance are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

A little over a half of workers receive paid vacation and sick leave. A large number of employees take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Wal-Mart Pharmacy sponsors. Wal-Mart Pharmacy provides health insurance to the larger part of respondents, and just over two-fifths of workers do receive dental coverage. Some other perks are a stock purchase plan, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and stock options.

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Key Stats for Wal-Mart Pharmacy


72 %
28 %
Hourly Rate
$8 - $14
Hourly Rate
$12 - $60
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

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