A Pharmacist with Retail Pharmacy skills in Abu Dhabi earns an average salary of AED 139,913 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AED 42,000 - AED 223,141
AED 42K
AED 140K
AED 220K
MEDIAN: AED 139,913
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Salary AED 42,000 - AED 223,141
Bonus AED 1,250
Total Pay (?
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AED 46,800 - AED 233,646
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 16 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 54

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

Key Stats for Pharmacist

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Pharmacist Salaries

▲8%

National Average
AED 141,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

▼7%

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 16%
vision benefits
Vision: 19%
no benefits
None: 9%