The average salary for a Pharmacist with Retail Pharmacy skills in Ireland is €53,462.
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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 Hospital Education are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Pharmacotherapy and Patient Counseling.
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 €41,391 based on 15 salaries. An early career Pharmacist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €49,459 based on 102 salaries. A mid-career Pharmacist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €59,736 based on 35 salaries. An experienced Pharmacist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €66,168 based on 51 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of €67,407.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Pharmacist in their job title in Limerick, Limerick earn an average of 12.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Galway, Galway (7.3% more) and Tralee, Kerry (1.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Ennis, Clare (25.2% less), Drogheda, Louth (15.8% less) and Dublin, Dublin (4.9% less).
Years of Experience
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