The average salary for a Pharmacist in Ireland is €51,568.
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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. In addition to filling prescriptions from medical doctors, pharmacists must also be able to decide what medication is appropr…Read more
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Popular Skills for Pharmacist
Skills in Retail Pharmacy, Patient Counseling and Hospital Education are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Pharmacotherapy.
Pay by Experience Level for Pharmacist
An entry-level Pharmacist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of €41,782 based on 97 salaries. An early career Pharmacist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €49,728 based on 210 salaries. A mid-career Pharmacist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €56,164 based on 104 salaries. An experienced Pharmacist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €64,050 based on 93 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of €65,244.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Pharmacist in their job title in Waterford, Waterford earn an average of 16.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Limerick, Limerick (14.3% more) and Tralee, Kerry (11.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Navan, Meath (21.8% less), Dublin, Dublin (2.5% less) and Galway, Galway (2.2% less).
Years of Experience
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