A Pharmacist with Retail Pharmacy skills earns an average salary of AED 95,794 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AED 40,673 - AED 188,107
AED 41K
AED 96K
AED 190K
MEDIAN: AED 95,794
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50%
90%
AED 0AED 231K
Salary AED 40,673 - AED 188,107
Bonus AED 12.16 - AED 20,373
Profit Sharing AED 3,500
Commission AED 4,200
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AED 42,066 - AED 231,663
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 365

Job Description for Pharmacist

Pharmacists work primarily for pharmacies and drugstores; however, hospitals and medical clinics may employ their own pharmacists to dispense drugs directly to patients. Pharmacists who work for hospitals must analyze both in-patient and out-patient medication, so close attention to detail is very important in this position to ensure the accuracy of filled prescriptions.

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Pharmacist Tasks

  • 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.
  • May collaborate with other health care professionals to plan, monitor, review and evaluate patient effectiveness.
  • Educate patient on medication use, storage and side effects.
  • Solicit information from patients regarding past and current medication to prevent drug interactions.

Pharmacist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Pharmacist

Pay by Experience for a Pharmacist has a positive trend. An entry-level Pharmacist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AED 87,000 based on 263 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Pharmacist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AED 111,000 based on 113 salaries. An experienced Pharmacist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AED 124,000 based on 49 salaries. A Pharmacist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AED 198,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

45%

37%

-7%

-19%

-28%

National Average: AED 96,367

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Pharmacist

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Pharmacist Salaries

▲105%

▲28%

▲16%

National Average
AED 96,000

▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 26%