A Pharmacist Assistant earns an average salary of R158,882 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are pharmacist assistant and dispensing. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

R67,864 - R243,302
(Median)
R68K
R160K
R240K
MEDIAN: R158,882
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90%

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R20.61 - R127.03
(Median)
R21
R89
R130
MEDIAN: R88.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R90KR180KR270K
Salary
R67,864 - R243,302  
   
Bonus
R1,443 - R43,161  
Profit Sharing
R2,500  
Commission
R8,254  
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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R67,404 - R252,165  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 540
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R60R120R180
Hourly Rate
R20.61 - R127.03  
   
Overtime
R41.34 - R178.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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R0R120KR240KR360K
Bonus
R1,443 - R43,161  
   
Commission
R8,254  
Profit Sharing
R2,500  
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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R67,404 - R252,165  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 51
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Pay by Experience Level for Pharmacist Assistant

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R162,300

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Pharmacist Assistant Reviews

What is it like working as a Pharmacist Assistant at New Clicks?

Pharmacist Assistant in Johannesburg:
"Very hectic."
Pros: I love helping people to live a healthier life and making sure they get the best possible health service. One of the things that I like about working in retail pharmacy the is that every day you given an opportunity to learn new things (medications, diseases etc) and as you educate other you also receive. You learn to communicate better and understand the business side better.
Cons: The treatment of customers. Busy area but less money.

Pharmacist Assistant in Cape Town:
"It Is Ok Working For Them."
Pros: Helping sick people.
Cons: The company is all about making money and doesn't really make workers feel special or loved.

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Experience Affects Pharmacist Assistant Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 15%


National Average
R162,000


Skills That Affect Pharmacist Assistant Salaries

pharmacist assistant
up arrow 52%

dispensing
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National Average
R162,000

Retail Pharmacy
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Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 26%

Stock Plan Administration
up arrow 37%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 46%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
medical benefits
Vision: 4%
dental benefits
None: 54%
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