Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $12.95 per hour. The largest fraction of Wal-Mart Pharmacy people (52 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn approximately $12.09 per hour on average.
The highest pay by state can be found in Oklahoma, where pay average out at $15.08 per hour.
Pharmacists are the best paid with the average salary hovering at around $59.80 per hour; Certified Pharmacy Technicians and Pharmacy Technicians also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $12.70 and about $11.75, respectively.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to around $61.04 per hour for Certified Immunization Pharmacists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Wal-Mart Pharmacy workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning $40.55 on average.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Inventory Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of about $13.90 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Retail Pharmacy; the larger part consider it a key competency. Some other standard skills here are Data Entry, Customer Service, and Insurance.
Benefits and Perks
Company benefits — namely paid time off for both vacation and sick leave — are received by just over a half of workers. A large number of workers plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. Wal-Mart Pharmacy provides health insurance to the larger part of workers, and more than two-fifths of workers do receive dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are a stock purchase plan, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and stock options.