Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay generally amounts to $11.94. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Wal-Mart Pharmacy employees (52 percent) have one to four years of experience and typically earn about $11.87 per hour.
The highest pay by state can be found in Missouri, where pay average out at approximately $14.69 per hour.
Earning $59.80 on average, Pharmacists receive the most money, followed by Pharmacy Interns (around $14.00), Certified Pharmacy Technicians ($12.02), and Pharmacy Technicians ($11.57).
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach about $61.04 for Certified Immunization Pharmacists; non-accredited workers make much less. Acquiring certification to be a Certified Pharmacy Technician is rewarded at $12.11 per hour. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy; Wal-Mart Pharmacy awards approximately $40.55 to these degree-holders.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Data Entry among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of around $13.43. A common skill in Wal-Mart Pharmacy's work force is Retail Pharmacy; more than half of survey participants report using it on the job. Employees also tend to know Customer Service, Medicaid & Medicare Billing, and Inventory Management.
Benefits and Perks
Company compensation for vacation days and sick leave is awarded to only half of workers. A solid majority of workers save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. For a fair portion of workers, benefits include health insurance, and close to two-fifths of workers get dental coverage, too. A few more workplace perks are a stock purchase plan, life insurance, stock options, and tuition reimbursement.