More than half of Pharmacy Operations Managers in the United States are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $38K to $142K per year, and the average comes out to $77K annually. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. Work is enjoyable for Pharmacy Operations Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The majority of Pharmacy Operations Managers (63 percent) who took the survey are women. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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$40,671 - $137,929
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$41K
$77K
$140K
MEDIAN: $76,558
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$16.08 - $79.46
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$16
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$79
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$40,671 - $137,929  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,766  
Profit Sharing
$2,457  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$38,464 - $141,922  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 57
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$16.08 - $79.46  
   
Overtime
$25.91  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,766  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,457  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$38,464 - $141,922  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Job Description for Pharmacy Operations Manager

Pharmacy operations managers are responsible for day-to-day operations of their employer’s pharmacy department. They oversee pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, and other staff. They must conduct staff performance evaluations in a timely manner. They lead staff meetings. They are involved in other administrative tasks, such as budgeting and keeping track of expenses at their facility. They collaborate with recruiting and human resources in interviewing, hiring, or discharging their staff. They oversee dispensing activity at their pharmacy.

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Pharmacy Operations Manager Tasks

  • Oversee dispensing of drugs, supplies and inventory.
  • Maintain pharmacy day-to-day procedures and delegate staff responsibilities.
  • Ensure services are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.
  • Acts as a consultant to medical staff and patients.

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Pay by Experience Level for Pharmacy Operations Manager

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


The average inexperienced worker earns $74K. It's worth noting that someone who has worked for five to 10 years can expect a smaller median salary of $71K. Pharmacy Operations Managers with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $73K. Deeply experienced professionals who boast more than 20 years of experience haul in an ample $100K on average.

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Pharmacy Operations Manager in Hammond:
"Need to be very patient with many people."
You will be challenged by your staff and those to whom you answer on what seems to be an hourly & daily basis. You may be "on call" 24/7.

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Experience Affects Pharmacy Operations Manager Salaries

Late-Career
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Entry-Level
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Experienced
0%

National Average
$73,000

Mid-Career
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
medical benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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