Registered Pharmacist (RPh) Salary

A Registered Pharmacist (RPh) earns an average salary of $98,631 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$50,684 - $126,502
(Median)
$51K
$99K
$130K
MEDIAN: $98,631
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$41.46 - $62.26
(Median)
$41
$54
$62
MEDIAN: $54.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$50,684 - $126,502  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,304  
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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$67,928 - $129,659  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 48
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$1.9K$3.8K$5.7K
Hourly Rate
$41.46 - $62.26  
   
Overtime
$4.39 - $5,647  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$5M$10M$15M
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,304  
   
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).
)
$67,928 - $129,659  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 43
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Job Description for Registered Pharmacist (RPh)

Registered pharmacists (RPhs) are professionally licensed and typically work in a pharmacy environment, often within a retail store, clinic, or hospital. They are generally responsible for filling prescriptions and advising patients on medical precautions, special instructions, and other important information associated with their medications, as well as potential alternatives and generic medications which may be discussed with a physician.

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Registered Pharmacist (RPh) Tasks

  • Educate patient on medication use, storage and side effects.
  • Solicit information from patients regarding past and current medication to prevent drug interactions.
  • May collaborate with other health care professionals to plan, monitor, review and evaluate patient effectiveness.
  • Analyze prescribing trends to monitor patient compliance and to prevent excessive usage or harmful interactions.
  • Dispense and review prescriptions to ensure accuracy, and compliance with professional, state and federal regulatory requirements.

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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Pharmacist (RPh)

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

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Experience Affects Registered Pharmacist (RPh) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 7%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Experienced
0%

National Average
$107,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 49%
medical benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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