Average Hourly Rate for Wal-Mart Pharmacy Employees

Wal-Mart Pharmacy workers report earning an average of $13.45 per hour. Adding overtime compensation raises that to $52.93. The most important factor affecting pay for Wal-Mart Pharmacy employees is your job title, though your experience level plays a role as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Employer: Wal-Mart Pharmacy
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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

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $12.95 per hour. The largest fraction of Wal-Mart Pharmacy people (47 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $11.75 per hour on average.


Within the company, workers earn the highest pay (an average of approximately $15.08 per hour) in Oklahoma.


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 about $13.40 and around $11.36, respectively.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Immunization Pharmacists earn $61.04 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Employees who have a Bachelor's Degree make the most here, hauling in $40.55 per hour.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Inventory Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of around $14.73 per hour. Retail Pharmacy is a popular skill among Wal-Mart Pharmacy workers, with a strong majority of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Other skills in demand are Data Entry, Customer Service, and Insurance.

Benefits and Perks

The company does pay out vacation and sick days, but these benefits are received by only half of survey participants. A strong majority of workers save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for the larger part of survey participants, and more than two-fifths of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Wal-Mart Pharmacy folks also make good use of a stock purchase plan, life insurance, and stock options.

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Key Stats for Wal-Mart Pharmacy


71 %
29 %
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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