C$47.34
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

C$2,750

Commission

C$6,500

A Mid-Career Pharmacist earns an average wage of C$47.23 per hour.

C$52,018 - C$121,574
C$52K
C$90K
C$120K
MEDIAN: C$90,415
10%
50%
90%
C$38.58 - C$55.53
C$39
C$47
C$56
MEDIAN: C$47.34
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$121K
Salary C$52,018 - C$121,574
Bonus C$685 - C$10,029
Commission C$6,500
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).
)
C$69,115 - C$118,929
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 144
Hourly Data C$0C$70
Hourly Rate C$38.58 - C$55.53
Overtime C$61.22
Annual Data C$0C$118K
Bonus C$685 - C$10,029
Commission C$6,500
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).
)
C$69,115 - C$118,929
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 276

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
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
5-9 years
72%
10-19 years
28%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 15%